Continuing Professional Education

Medical Billing

Medical billing

Start a new career as a medical billing specialist! Doctors' offices, hospitals, HMOs, and clinics need the service of skilled billing specialists able to do the important job of medical billing. This is an evening program designed for those who have general office skills and are seeking specialization. It focuses on the rules and regulations of the insurance industry, medical terminology, medical coding principles, and MediSoft, a medical accounting software package. Successful completion of this program will provide graduates with the opportunity to obtain employment in diverse medical office environments, and qualifies them to take the Certified Medical Billing Specialist review and exam. Requirements include a high school diploma or GED and keyboarding skills of 25 words a minute.

Fee: $2350 - plus books
Schedule: May 15 – September 19, 2018, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 5-9 p.m.

Medical Billing Certification Review and Exam: October 9-12, Tuesday-Friday, 4:30-9:00 p.m., $565

Funding available through WIOA (Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act) Click here for more info:, go to "Classroom Training" to apply.

~Or progress through this program one class at a time; all courses offered twice a year, spring & fall!

Medical Terminology – Universal language used by healthcare professionals, Tues., May 15-July 17, $450
Understanding Health Insurance – Highlights the concepts and procedures required to prepare and submit accurate health insurance claims, Wed., May 16-July 18, and Tues. & Wed., July 24-August 15, $750
Medisoft – Medical billing software used by health care professionals (Understanding Health Insurance is prerequisite) Tues. & Wed., August 21-Sept. 19, $550
Microsoft Office – Word and Excel applications, beginning through intermediate commands,Thurs., May 17-Sept. 13, $700

Niagara County Community College
Medical Terminology - Tuesdays, room TBD.
Understanding Health Insurance - Wednesdays, room TBD
Microsoft Office - Thursdays, room TBD

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