Career and Technical Education. The Medical Billing and Coding program prepares students with the knowledge of ICD and CPT coding to assign accurate codes for diagnosis, procedures, and other services. Students will also learn various clerical and administrative functions that relate to medical facilities. This program prepares the graduate to meet the challenges in today’s healthcare billing and coding systems through the application of practical and theoretical general education, hands-on skill development.
- Demonstrate the ability to communicate in all forms effectively, including written and oral communication, utilizing medical terminology and vocabulary.
- Demonstrate technological skills in word processing, spreadsheets, database management applications.
- Demonstrate proficiency in the use of CPT and ICD-CM coding systems.
- Show the proper completion of health insurance claim forms.