At Brighton College, a leader among online Medical Billing and Coding schools, you'll get the in-depth, high quality training and coursework you need to sit for your Medical Billing and Coding certification exam and prepare for your new career.
Our Medical Billing and Coding online courses will give you the skills and the specific expertise you need to become successful in this quickly growing, in-demand field. Learn more, and take charge of your future today.
Brighton College's Medical Billing and Coding program covers ICD-9 and the upcoming new ICD-10 code that is mandated to launch in the U.S in October 2014. Read more about the ICD-10 transition and view the countdown clock till the U.S. launch.
What Does a Medical Biller and Coder Do?
Medical billing and coding professionals are vital to the success of any medical office. Doctors rely on you to accurately code diagnoses and procedures, prepare insurance forms, and handle billing. You will learn skills that are in demand and have the opportunity for great earning potential.
Jobs for all Medical Records and Health Information Technicians including Medical billing and coding professionals are expected to increase 20% through 2018*, so it's important to get started soon, and enroll at one of the leading online medical billing and coding schools, Brighton College. If you are ready to start training for new opportunities in this growing field, Brighton College has the right program for you.
At Brighton College, you will be enrolling in one of the most complete and thorough medical billing and coding training programs. You will progress through a series of college level courses, not just a few lessons or modules. The following are a few of the concepts you will learn:
- Business English
- Medical Terminology
- Evaluation and Management
- Coding Diagnoses
- Coding Procedures
- Coding Linkages and Compliance
- History of National Level Coding
- Third Party Reimbursement Issues
- Official Guidelines of Coding and Reporting
- Medical Insurance
- The Legal Medical Record
- The Reimbursement Cycle
- Diagnostic Coding: ICD-9-CM and ICD-10
- Procedural Coding: CPT
- Coding Linkage
- Health Care Claim Preparation and Transmission
- Claim Adjudication
- Commercial Carriers
- Managed Care Organizations
- Workers' Compensation and Disability
- Hospital Billing and Reimbursement
- Medical Office Procedures
Brighton is not like other online medical billing and coding schools. We understand that starting a successful medical billing and coding career is your ultimate goal. That's why we will help you build your resume and cover letter. Our staff is dedicated to assisting you in your job search. See what sets Brighton apart from other online medical billing and coding schools. Learn more about Brighton College today!
For more information about our online medical billing and coding school’s courses and programs, fill out the form to the right for more information, or simply give us a call today at 800.354.1254. We look forward to hearing from you, and helping you get started on your new career path and towards certification and a new career.
*According to the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook.