Diploma Program - 100% Online
Medical Office Billing & Coding
The curriculum featured in the Medical Billing and Coding program is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to perform the functions of a medical office biller/coder, while understanding the professional and ethical responsibilities required. Topics covered in this program include: medical law, CPT, ICD, HCPCS coding, and insurance claim processing, among others.
- Knowledge of coding and insurance billing by using current CPT, ICD, and HCPCS code books.
- Diagnostic and procedural coding.
- Understanding of hospital billing practices and processes.
- Understanding of information regarding private insurance and managed care systems.
- Manage proper medical documentation.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of jobs in Ohio for Medical Record Specialists is expected to increase by 10% between 2018 and 2028.1
- Delivery Method: Online
- Program Length: 10 months
- Credits: 60
- Physician Offices
- Medical Labs
- Medical Billing Service Organizations
- Insurance Companies
After you complete the Medical Office Billing and Coding Diploma Program, you could continue with our online, 7-month Healthcare Administration Associate Degree completion program.That's only 17 months total to get an associate degree.
What You Will Learn
- Real-world best practices for processing medical data.
- Understand medical coding and the language of a healthcare office.
- Classes in CPT, ICD, HCPCS coding, and insurance claim processing, among others.
The Stautzenberger College Difference
Stautzenberger College is a career-focused college that provides students with hands-on training and real-world experience in their chosen fields. Stautzenberger College stands out for its commitment to providing students with practical education that prepares them for success in the workforce.
- Programs: Stautzenberger College offers a wide variety of programs in healthcare, business, technology, and skilled trades. These programs are designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed in their chosen careers.
- Small Class Sizes: With small class sizes, students get personalized attention from instructors, which helps them better understand the material and apply it to real-world situations.
- Multiple Schedule Options: Offering on-campus, hybrid and completely online diploma and degree programs that provide more flexibility to fit your life-style.
- Experienced Faculty: Stautzenberger College instructors are experienced professionals in their respective fields, providing students with real-world insights and connections.
- Hands-on Training: Stautzenberger College provides hands-on training in labs and clinical settings, allowing students to apply what they learn in the classroom to real-world situations.
- Career Services: Stautzenberger College has a dedicated career services team that provides students with job placement assistance, resume writing help, and interview preparation.
- Accreditation: Stautzenberger College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), ensuring that its programs meet high standards of quality and that its graduates are well-prepared for their careers.
Why Choose Stautzenberger
- On-Campus & Online Options
- 20+ Career-Focused Programs
- Hands-On & Real World Training
- Inclusive Small Class Sizes
- Caring Instructors
- Student-Centered Experience
- Tutoring & Personalized Support
- Financial Aid for Those Who Qualify
- Externship Opportunities
- Career Placement Assistance
"I didn’t rush into a career choice; I took my time and evaluated my choices to make sure I was picking the right career for me. I am so appreciative of all of Stautzenberger's helpful instructors."
2021 Graduate, Medical Office Billing and Coding
1 https://www.onetonline.org/link/localtrends/29-2072.00?st=OH&g=Go, retrieved on 1/10/2022.