4th, 5th, 6th Periods

Make It Count

  • Medical coding is the transformation of healthcare diagnosis, procedures, medical services, and equipment into universal medical alphanumeric codes. The diagnoses and procedure codes are taken from medical record documentation, such as transcription of physician's notes, laboratory and radiologic results, etc.

    The Medical Coding and Billing program is designed to help meet the demands for industry-current professionals with the knowledge and skills to pursue career opportunities in the growing healthcare industry. The program covers medical terminology, computerized billing procedures and medical coding.

    This course will prepare you to sit for the Insurance Coding Certification exam administered in the spring.