Basic Medical Billing and Coding (ND)

Program Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of this program, the student will learn specialized medical terminologies needed to complete appropriate forms in preparing, maintaining/filing, and charting medical records including insurance claims. The student will learn to use appropriate computer programs to create needed documents/correspondence in performing medical billing and coding, including using the Internet.This certificate is designed for students who are preparing for a position as a medical biller/coder and will work in a physician’s office, a medical clinic, a hospital, or a billing agency.

This certificate does not satisfy the major requirements for the Associate in Science degree.
 
PREREQUISITE COURSES REQUIRED COURSES FOR CERTIFICATE UNITS
CABOT 103  CABOT 102 English for Business 4
  CABOT 205 Computer Keyboarding/Typing I 3
  CABOT 208 Windows Basics 1

CABOT 50** Internship  
3
 

MOA 181
or
MOA 182

Medical Office Terminology

Medical Terminology

3
or
3

  MOA 183 Medical Billing and Coding 4
  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 18
** Must be in a medical office or medical facility.
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET.  SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
August 2018 GCC Catalog 2018-2019

Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records. For previous years requirements please see the catalog from that year.