NIAGARA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Continuing Professional Education

Medical Billing

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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: October 16, 2018 – February 28, 2019, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 5-9 p.m.

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

Funding available through WIOA (Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act) Click here for more info: http://www.worksource1.com/Training.aspx, 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., October 16–December 18, $450
Understanding Health Insurance – Highlights the concepts and procedures required to prepare and submit accurate health insurance claims, Wed., October 17–December 19; and Tues. & Wed., January 8-30,  $750
Medisoft – Medical billing software used by health care professionals (Understanding Health Insurance is prerequisite) Tues. & Wed., February 5-27, $550
Microsoft Office – Word and Excel applications, beginning through intermediate commands,Thurs., October 18-February 21, $700

Location: Sanborn Campus

Please call Ela Orlowski to register or for more info:  716-614-6213

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