Medical Billing & Coding

Medical Reimbursement/Coding Specialist Certificate  (180 hours)

This program is for those with little or no prior work experience in the field. It will prepare you for a career such as:  Medical Coding Technician, Medical Coder, Practice Operations staff, Claims Management Specialist, Practice Manager. This course includes, Medical Terminology, ICD-9, CPT for procedures, HIPAA, and Health Insurance. It will prepare the student for a rewarding career in physician offices, hospitals, and ambulatory surgery centers. Mike Duffy C.P., C.P.C. & AnnMarie RN, BSN, CLNC

Newtown Campus/$2520/ (plus textbooks, AAPC membership, practice exams, and CPC certification exam)

WHPAH 2501 W21/ 21 Mon. & 22 Wed., 6/9 - 11/5, 6-9pm (no class 9/1) & 9 Sat., 6/14, 6/21, 6/28, 9/6, 9/13, 9/27, 10/4, 10/18, 10/25, & 11/5, 8:30am-2pm

Medical Reimbursement/Coding Specialist Certificate Hybrid (180 hours)

This program is for those with little or no prior work experience in the field. It will prepare you for a career such as:  Medical Coding Technician, Medical Coder, Practice Operations staff, Claims Management Specialist, Practice Manager. This course includes, Medical Terminology, ICD-9, CPT for procedures, HIPAA, and Health Insurance. It will prepare the student for a rewarding career in physician offices, hospitals, and ambulatory surgery centers. Crystal Peurifoy & Linda James

Lower Bucks Campus/$2520/ plus textbooks, AAPC membership, practice exams, and CPC certification exam)

WHPAH 2501 W20/ Feb. 17 – May 9

Returning Fall 2014


Medical Coding -Transition to ICD-10 Hybrid (for experienced Billing and Coding Professionals) (150 hrs.)

This program is for those with significant work experience in Medical Billing and Coding (ICD-9), preparing for ICD-10 transition. Crystal Peurifoy & Linda James                                                                                                                                                           

•  Overview of Medical Business Operations, relevant medical terminology and acronyms,
  and the Patient Care Cycle
•  Anatomy and Physiology for Medical Coders
•  Disease Processes for Medical Coders
•  Pharmacology for Medical Coders
•  CPT and ICD-9 Coding
•  Transition to ICD-10

Lower Bucks Campus/ $2,100 (plus textbook)

Returning Fall 2014
                                                                                                      

We also offer Health Information Technology Courses.

To register please call 215-968-8409, select option #1.  For more information, please contact Janet Baker, Director of Allied Health at 215-968-8324 or email: Janet.Baker@bucks.edu.