Medical Billing and Coding Certificate

 

REQUIRMENTS FOR THE CERTIFICATE

  • Clear criminal background evaluation.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in Microsoft Word or take CSC 100, Introduction to Computers and Computing.

 

Major
Medical Coding
Degree
Medical Billing and Coding Certificate

Description

The academic certificate program in medical coding will provide students with knowledge and competencies required for entry-level medical coding positions in hospitals, ambulatory centers, and physician-based settings. Graduates of the program will have the competencies in diagnostic and procedural classifications and terminologies, health record documentation, data privacy, revenue management, computer applications, clinical documentation improvement, and the life sciences.

Requirements

 
Medical Biller at a computer

Career Opportunities

Medical Billers/Coders can work in a variety of settings including large doctor practices, hospitals, nursing home, and out-patient centers. Many even work at home!
 

Career options with median hourly wages within a five-mile radius of Hudson County.

 

 

Next Steps

 
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If you need more information, please contact the Division Office:

            201-360-4267

            healthprograms@hccc.edu

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Ready to apply?

Visit the Admissions webpage.

Send your documents to: healthprograms@hccc.edu

 

 

Contact Information

Division of Nursing and Health Sciences
870 Bergen Avenue
Jersey City, New Jersey 07306
(201) 360-4267
healthprograms@hccc.edu

Dr. Sirhan Abdullah
Program Coordinator

(201) 360-5342
sabdullah@hccc.edu