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Certified Coding Associate (144 Hours)

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This program will provide students with the skills and basic information needed to prepare to become a Certified Coder 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 at least 18 years of age
• Provide proof of high school completion (high school transcripts, copy of high school diploma, or copy of completion of GED requirements)
• Demonstrate reading proficiency either by college transcripts, a computerized placement test, or the CASAS reading test

 

Cost of Class:

  • Tuition/Registration: $180
  • Text: $577 (subject to change)

 

 

Other Fees:

  •  Certification exam: $399 (subject to change)

 

8/23/22-2/14/23, TTh, 5:30 pm-8:30 pm

$180                        Instructor: Thomas

Yancey                            828.682.7315

 

 

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