​Inpatient/Outpatient Medical Coding and Billing

This training program prepares students for both inpatient and outpatient medical coding and billing careers and gives them the knowledge and skills required to obtain national certification through AHIMA or AAPC. Students focus on medical terminology, coding standards, and specific inpatient and outpatient medical code sets. Students also get hands on experience and train with 3M™ Coding and Reimbursement System encoding software, used by many industry employers, preparing them for a quick transition to the workplace. Students receive support and instruction from an experienced staff of medical coders, as well as career guidance, a referral letter, resume review, interview coaching, preparation for the certification exams and identification of potential employment opportunities. The program’s online format provides students 24/7 access, is self-paced, and is designed to be completed in one year or less. Program fee includes 1 year online access, all the necessary medical coding books, access to 3M encoding software, personalized student support and career guidance.
This is a not-for-credit course.
As such, you will not earn units and the class will not be reflected on your banner schedule or on transcripts. As a not-for-credit course, Financial Aid cannot be used to pay for or offset the costs of this course.
Coding certification exam required for most jobs – approximately $200 - $400
AHIMA – inpatient
Cost : $2,595.00, includes:
  • ICD-10-CM, Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS), and CPT
  • 3M Encoding Software
  • Companion Textbooks
  • Shipping and handling
Registration for Class : Contact Stacy Hood at Career Step at 1-800-246-7837 ext. 8412 or at stacy.hood@careerstep.com
Payment Plan Options: (Offered through Career Step only)
3 monthly installments - 0% interest
12 monthly installments - 8% interest
Questions? For questions regarding the content of the course, contact Debbie Castro at debbiec@cos.edu or call 559-687-3201 OR 559-737-4884
For a free demo click here. Log in as follows:
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Last Updated: 9/4/2013 1:05 PM