If you desire to become an efficient medical biller or coder, then you should surely consider taking this Medical Coding and Billing course.
Medical billers and coders are the healthcare professionals responsible for multiple tasks which include treatment records and related insurance information.
This exquisite course is suitable for anyone interested in working in this sector or who simply wants to learn more about the topic. If you’re an individual looking to excel within this field then Medical Coding and Billing is for you.
We’ve taken this comprehensive course and broken it down into several manageable modules which we believe will assist you to easily grasp each concept – from the fundamental to the most advanced aspects of the course. It really is a sure pathway to success.
Benefits of studying Medical Coding and Billing:
- 24/7 access to the course for 12 months
- No hidden fees or exam charges
- CPD endorsed certification on successful completion
- Full Tutor support on weekdays (Monday – Friday)
- Efficient exam system, assessment and instant results
- Improve your chance of gaining professional skills and better earning potential.
This course is an attempt to demonstrate you medical coding in the most practical way possible. You’ll explore the strategies and techniques for understanding the standard codes and principles of medical coding. Learn the common medical codes, and use them to perform the medical billing process correctly. Review the billing sheet on the stack, check the documentation of patient’s, gathers and removes information such as physician names, dates of procedures and assigns the appropriate codes and create a claim to be paid by insurance carriers etc. also explained throughout the course.
Upon successful completion of the course, you’ll be able to perform the role of an efficient medical coder and better your career in the healthcare industry.
This course is designed with the following modules:
Medical Coding Basics
- Fundamentals of Medical Coding
- Education and Training is Required to Become a Medical Coder
- Challenging Aspects of Medical Coding
- Different Types of Codes
Types of Codes
- Medical Coding Vocabulary & Key Terms
- USING ICD-10-CM
- Introduction to CPT Coding
- Using CPT
- CPT Modifiers
Medical Terminology and Codes
- Medical Terminology and Human Anatomy
- HCPCS Codes
- HCPCS Modifiers
- ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM Codes
- Convert CPT CODES to ICD-9 Codes for Medical Billing and Coding
Medical Coding Process
- The Medical Coding Process
- Electronic Vs. Paper Coding
- Coding for Anesthesia Services
- Integumentary System
- OB/GYN Coding Essentials
Medical Billing and Coding Service
- Medical Billing Insurance Claims Process
- Basic Knowledge on Billings
- Running Your Own Medical Billing and Coding Service
How is the course assessed?
To successfully complete the course you must pass an automated, multiple-choice assessment. The assessment is delivered through our online learning platform. You will receive the results of your assessment immediately upon completion.
While I receive a certificate of completion?
Upon successful completion you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised professional qualification and you can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your Certificate at an additional cost.
Who is this course for?
Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge.
The Medical Coding and Billing is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.
Billers and coders who work in healthcare facilities in the UK earn an average annual salary of about £22,000. Those who work in the clinical research industry earn a higher salary of about £30,000 per year. After ten years or more experience, you could earn around £38,000 per year.
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is this course for medical coding in the UK or the States please?
Hi Sara, Thanks for reaching out. All our courses are mainly created for learners in the UK. However, there might be one or two different units in the course for different regions, considering our learners from those regions. Hope this helps. Thanks.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
hi, is this suitable for absolute beginners or is it an intermediate course? many thanks
Hi Carroll, Thanks for reaching out. This is a Level 2 Certificate course for the Beginners. Thanks.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
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