MEDICAL FRONT DESK, BILLING & CODING CLASS

Get the national certification and skills needed to perform vital roles in physician’s offices, clinics and related settings. In recent years, medical front desk, billers and coders have become more and more valuable in the doctor’s office setting and the allied health field overall. This has resulted from the shortage of qualified and trained personnel that has been present for several years.

If you are a person who has limited experience, new in the field, or just needs a refresher course, this professional training program will meet your needs. The instructor will guide you through the proper procedures for operation in a doctor’s office front desk or billing setting

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

  • Medical assistants
  • Nurses aides
  • Receptionists desiring a certificate.
  • Anyone who has limited experience, or wants a refresher course

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Proper patient confidentiality/HIPPA
  • Proper Insurance card identification
  • Functioning as a liaison between patient and staff
  • Maximum Reimbursement
  • Good patient flow

COURSE CONTENT

  • Overview of duties
  • Insurance card identification
  • Computer programs common to offices
  • Medical terminology
  • Documentation
  • Scheduling
  • Filing
  • Resume and interview techniques
  • HIPAA requirements
  • Demonstration of competency
  • REVIEW AND FINAL TEST

National testing information

Medical Billing and coding- 1 yr experience required to test if you do not wish to attend our prep course at the cost of $500.  Certification is valid for one year with renewal each year at the cost of $300.

Experience must be verified by current or former employer submitting examinee’s experience on company letterhead. (This will be verified before testing.)  If exam is failed examinee will have to re-register and pay fees again accordingly

If passed the examinee will be nationally certified by MedCA a national certifying agency.

Exams will be graded by MedCA and certificates will be mailed to address submitted.

No refunds will be granted if test is failed or no showed.

COURSE DIRECTOR

Our instructor is a practicing biller and coder for a local billing company. She has several years of experience in the medical billing field as well as supervision. She also has a proven ability in patient/doctor relations including billing, referrals and coding. Her presentation style is professional and comprehensive to the needs of the biller and coder professional

SESSION HOURS

  • This will be a night session from 6pm-10pm, for 4 nights of instruction.  A 15 minute break is scheduled.
  • Missed days due to inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances may be made up on alternate days TBA

COURSE MATERIALS & ATTIRE

  • Text books and syllabus will be provided
  • Instructions for obtaining textbook will be given upon registration.
  • Attire is casual

COST

  • $545 2014 national not included
  • $800 2015 national included
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