Medical Office Occupations
PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL CODER $180.00
This course introduces you to the world of medical coding. Learn the basics of procedural and diagnostic coding. Participants receive an overview of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Preregistration and payment is required one week prior to class start date. Call (910) 272-3690 for more information.
T & TH 8:30 am – 12:30 pm 08/17 – 12/09/2021 WDC, Rm 1804 ANDREWS
MEDICAL OFFICE ASSISTING PROGRAM $180.00
COMPLETION OF CLASS ALLOWS YOU TO TAKE THE NATIONAL CERTIFICATION EXAM
The Medical Office Assisting Program prepares students to be able to perform vital duties of the front office. Students will learn proper techniques for answering telephones, scheduling appointments, managing and maintaining patient charts, and creating correspondence. Students will be introduced to:
- Office Accounting
- Medical Coding
- Customer Service
- Collection Process
- Electronic Health Records
- Health Insurance Billing
Governmental policies and procedures play a vital role in efficiently managing medical offices, so students will learn regulations in the areas of OSHA, HIPPA, DEA, and CLIA. Certification in a Medical Office Assisting Program is a great way to demonstrate knowledge and commitment to having a successful career in this field of study. The National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) will be the certifying body for the program. Students who successfully pass this course will be eligible to test for the National Certified Medical Office Assistant (NCMOA). This certification is accepted at hospitals throughout the state of NC. Obtaining this certification will open many doors of opportunity throughout a student’s career. The cost of the exam and books are not included in the registration fee. It will be an additional $90 to sit for the certification exam (students must pre-register online two weeks before certification exam. Preregistration and payment is required one week prior to class start date. Call (910) 272-3690 for more information.
MWF 8:30 am – 2:30 pm 08/16 – 12/10/2021 WDC, Rm 1804 ANDREWS