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NIAGARA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
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. The MB program 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.

Course fee:  $2350 - plus books (approx. $920) 
Funding available through WIOA (The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act). Click on this link for more info: http://www.worksource1.com/Training.aspx, go to "Classroom Training" to apply.

Course schedule:
January 16 – May 29, 2018, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 5-9 p.m.


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

Medical Terminology – Tuesdays, 1/16 - 3/20, 5:00-9:00p.m. Universal language used by healthcare professionals. $450
Understanding Health Insurance – Wednesdays, 1/17 - 3/21, 5:00-9:00 p.m. Highlights the concepts and procedures required to prepare and submit accurate health insurance claims. $750
Medisoft – Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 3/27 - 5/29, 5:00-9:00 p.m. Medical billing software used by health care professionals (Understanding Health Insurance is prerequisite). $550
Microsoft Office  Word and Excel, Thursdays, 1/18 - 5/24, 5:00-9:00 p.m. Beginning through intermediate commands, Word and Excel applications. $700

Location: 
Niagara County Community College
Medical Terminology class - Tuesdays in room B-131, Business Bldg. 
Health Insurance class - Wednesdays in room CA-126, Science Annex
Microsoft Office - Thursdays in room CA-106, Science Annex

Registration: 
Click Enroll Now button above
Questions: Contact NCCC Workforce Development

Email: kcurry@niagaracc.suny.edu

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