Medical Billing and CodingStart your new career in justs 10 months!
Medical Billing and Coding Specialist
Medical Billing and Coding is a 10 month program offered at our Louisville and Lexington campus and provides students an opportunity to work in the healthcare industry but far removed from where patient care is taking place. At MedQuest College our Medical Billing and Coding program provides comprehensive areas of study including:
• Medical Terminology
• Anatomy & Physiology
• Current Procedural Terminology (CPT)
Medical Billing and Coding specialists, also known as Medical Records and Health Information Technicians, play an important role in any healthcare facility by using medical codes to document patient diagnoses and treatments. Specific responsibilities include:
• Reading and analyzing patient records
• Determining the correct codes for patient records
• Using codes to bill insurance providers
• Interacting with physicians and assistants to ensure accuracy
• Keeping track of patient data over multiple visits
• Managing detailed, specifically-coded information
• Maintaining patient confidentiality and information security
A wide variety of companies are in need of certified Medical Billing and Coding specialists which mean you could find employment in the following industries:
• Administrative support centers
• Medical laboratories
• Professional, scientific and technical services
• Hospitals and Immediate Care Centers
• Physician Offices
• Nursing Care Facilities
• Insurance companies
In preparation for their new career, our Director of Career Services works with each student prior to graduation in order to build a professional résumé and practice interviewing skills. MedQuest College is determined to provide our students with the tools they need to be successful, which is why we offer every graduate lifelong career coaching services. Our Medical Billing and Coding students are taught using the latest medical protocols and technology.This fully-integrated program does not require additional time and money spent on prerequisite courses in English, mathematics, or history. For a complete list of Disclosures, please click here.
MedQuest College has provided high-quality instruction to students in Kentucky and Indiana since 1999. We are proud to say that our programs have consistently employed hundreds of students in southern Indiana, Louisville, Lexington and other area cities. We are institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), a nationally recognized accrediting body.
I would recommend MedQuest to everyone I know
I leave every day having learned something new. Every day we do something hands-on and the teachers are wonderful. Our small class sizes help to grasp the concepts better. The available technology and resources really help you to understand the dental office better. I have absolutely no complaints about this school.
– Crystal N.
MedQuest has everything you need to learn.
I love the school. I would recommend to everyone that likes small classes and really good teachers. I have learned a lot, and by the end of my classes, I will be prepared for a good job at a dental office. It is all because I was well-prepared by the instructors. It has everything you need to learn.
– Isasia B.