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Expert Certificate Course in Medical Billing

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Description

Welcome to our Expert Certificate Medical Billing course

All modules in the Medical Billing courses are comprised of teaching materials and exercises, plus online testing, all of which can be easily accessed at the student's convenience. A typical time frame for completion is listed beside each module based upon a part time study schedule. Time, however, will vary depending on the student's availability.

This Expert course in medical billing offers students the skills they will need to enter the industry. The course is also of value of healthcare professionals who wish to expand on their skills.

Medical billing professionals play a vital role in the provision of healthcare insurance to people across the country. They process bills for examinations and treatments, and prepare them for entry in insurance company records. This course will prepare you for a career in this challenging profession.

Course work is presented in a modular format and will focus on medical billing techniques and the preparation of claims. Specific information will be provided for all major health insurance providers.

Students are provided with exhaustive learning materials including online, workbooks, texts and videos. This course material will offer a superior level of personal support and help you progress in your careers.


Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Show a solid understanding of the medical billing profession
  • Understand and be able to fill out claim forms
  • Know the difference between claims filed with different firms
  • Confidently pursue a career in medical billing


Assessment

Evaluation of student performance will be based on the following:

  • Online practice exercises.
  • Individual module tests
  • Comprehensive final exam

Grades & Self Reporting: You will have 6 months to complete this course and take your final exam. If no final is taken, your grade will be posted as a "fail." Shortly after enrollment you will begin receiving regular email notifications regarding your course of study. We will be asking how you are progressing in this class. It is your responsibility to respond to our emails and work to finish this course within the time period stated. Not responding to these update notices could result in significant delays, grade reporting issues and failure in the class. Your goal is to complete the course and pass your final exam.


course quick facts
course code DED2711
cost $1295.00
estimated time to
complete course
429 Hours
course materials
available
6 Months
instructor

Linda Najar, a 23-year veteran in the field of medicine, started out in nursing school in 1980, but was romanced into the field of surgical technology in 1981. After graduating with a degree in surgical technology, she sought to sharpen her skills at the Orlando Regional Medical Center where she worked on the trauma team. There, Linda had the opportunity to be involved in a teaching hospital setting where she assisted with pioneering procedures and mentored resident surgeons. She is currently employed by On-Time Transcription, and is working with a number of different clients.