Medical Insurance Billing Coding Program
Medical Insurance Billing Coding Program Description
The Medical Insurance Billing Coding Program at Global Career Institute will prepare you to enter this critical part of the medical field. Medical Insurance Billing and Coding is a critical function in the healthcare industry today. At Global Career Institute, we can educate you to help you get into your medical career sooner than you might think! We provide hands-on instruction in medical terminology, office management, health claims examining, insurance billing, and medical coding techniques. Upon graduation you will be fully prepared to begin your career working in a medical office or facility. Students are prepared in both office and hospital settings in a program that covers the basic fundamentals of computer operation, disease processes and hands-on training utilizing medical billing software. If you’re considering a future in the healthcare field as a medical biller and coder, you’re probably wondering about the medical billing and coding job outlook. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), job prospects should be “faster than the national average” for graduates of the medical insurance billing coding program, which are included under the broader category of medical records and health information technicians. BLS projections indicate that employment of professionals in this field will increase 22% between 2012 and 2022, which is much faster than the average for all occupations.* The BLS attributes this growth to an increase in the use of electronic medical records, the health problems associated with an expanding elderly population and the rising number of medical treatments, tests and procedures being performed today. As noted in the BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook, technicians with a solid understanding of relevant computer software and technology will be in demand – so the medical billing and coding job outlook should be good for those with relevant training and certification. Graduates of Global Career Institutes’s Medical Insurance Billing Coding Program finish prepared to seek entry-level careers in medical billing and coding in settings such as hospitals, clinics, physicians’ offices, dental offices, nursing homes, and insurance companies. Click here to Request information from Global Career Institute or call the phone number above to speak a North American Career College admissions representative today to find out how you can get started on your medical insurance billing coding program!