Medical Coding (138 Hours)

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This program will provide students with the skills and basic information needed to sit for the Certified Professional Coder exam through the AAPC and may also open entry-level doors to opportunities in the health specialty of medical coding. Individuals in this field of study may work in hospitals and/or other medical office settings where it is necessary to assign codes for billing and insurance purposes.


Training Includes:

  • Medical terminology as needed for assigning appropriate medical codes
  • Recognition of medical terms and commonly used abbreviations in medical coding
  • Coding guidelines
  • Utilization of coding manuals to assign diagnosis and procedure codes

Admission Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Provide proof of high school completion (high school transcripts, copy of high school diploma, or copy of the completion of GED requirements)
  • Demonstrate reading proficiency either by college transcripts, computerized placement tests or as CASAS reading tests.

Cost of Class:

  • Tuition/Registration: $180
  • Text: $429 (subject to change)

Other Fees:

  • Certification exam: $399


8/17/21-2/8/22, TTh, 5:30 pm-8:30 pm

$180                       Instructor: Thomas

Yancey                          828.682.7315


8/31/21-2/24/22, TTh, 6:00 pm-9:00 pm

$180                       Instructor: Bonaminio

Avery                                828.733.5883

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