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Medical Coding Professional

Medical coding professionals keep records, calculate patient charges, review files and determine codes for physician procedures and diagnosis - using ICD-9 and CPT-4 coding protocols - for third party billing purposes. This course is 80 hours of classroom instruction, including medical terminology, and CPT and ICD-9 guidelines and management. Students who complete this course could be qualified to sit for the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) - Certified Professional Coder Exam (CPC or CPC-H - Apprentice); the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam; and/or other National Certification Exams. Textbooks and course completion certificate are included in the cost of the course.

Please contact Lois Thomas at 410-827-5824, or lthomas@chesapeake.edu for information regarding requirements and to request an application form.

Nursing Assistant · Medicine Aide·Administrative Medical Assistant · Medical Coding Specialist (online-home study) · Dental Assistant · Other