Take your passion to the next level by training to become a Medical Billing and Coding specialist. This sixteenth-month hybrid program provides the skills and knowledge necessary for graduates to obtain entry-level positions in the fields of medical billing and coding, as well as medical records. Students complete academic work online and reinforce the application of this knowledge during on campus lab sessions. This program includes coursework in areas such as electronic health records, billing, CPT/ICD-10 coding, office procedures, medical terminology, and pathophysiology. Graduates will effectively use their medical and technology skills from this program to obtain employment in such areas as medical billing and coding, medical records, medical accounting and office management, patient care and coordination, and medical claims adjusting.
This is your life. This is your dream. OWN IT.
EMPLOYERS OF DEC GRADS INCLUDE:
Central Blood Bank
Monongahela Valley Hospital
Prime Medical Group
Western PA Diagnostics
Program graduates are eligible to take the National Association for Health Professional (NAHP) Coding Specialist Certification. DEC graduates have consistently scored above the national average.
Certification may open doors to higher earning potential and career advancement.