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Accredited Colleges Offering Medical Billing & Coding Degrees

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Medical coders/billers are responsible for gathering patient information, including patient medical history, examination results, symptoms, diagnostic tests, treatment history, and more. Once they obtain history, medical coders are then responsible for ensuring the accuracy and patient confidentiality of these files as they present them to healthcare providers or insurance agencies. Medical coders will often communicate with physicians and other healthcare providers in the case that additional patient information is required.

The financial success of a healthcare provider's office often depends on the work of medical coders, as they assume the responsibility of managing the flow of money in and out of the office. Medical coders are responsible for ensuring that healthcare providers receive payment (e.g., from Medicare) for the services that they provide. The main responsibility of medical coders is to create a claim that matches diagnostics, treatments, and procedures with the corresponding numeric codes.

This information will be entered into a database and then sent off to an insurance carrier where it will be approved or denied. Hopefully the claim will be approved, which means that the healthcare provider will be reimbursed. In the case that the claim is denied, the medical coder assumes the additional responsibility of investigating why the claim was rejected and making any updates to the claim.

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Accredited Colleges Offering Medical Billing & Coding Degrees
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Pinnacle Career Institute Online Annual Tuition $15,198 Recommend Rate 47% (15 reviews)
7 Programs, 1 in Medical Billing & Coding (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • Medical Billing and Coding Specialist - Associate Degree
Sullivan University Annual Tuition $17,970 Recommend Rate 100% (2 reviews)
22 Programs, 1 in Medical Billing & Coding (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • Certificate-Medical Coding
Salter College Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate Add Review
9 Programs, 1 in Medical Billing & Coding (view all)
Campuses: West Boylston
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Academy College
Campuses: Bloomington, Minneapolis
Annual Tuition $20,002 Recommend Rate Add Review
Advanced College
Campuses: South Gate
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Akron Institute
Campuses: Akron
Annual Tuition $10,665 Recommend Rate Add Review
Albany Technical College
Campuses: Albany
Annual Tuition $4,184 Recommend Rate Add Review
Alexandria Technical & Community College
Campuses: Alexandria
Annual Tuition $5,378 Recommend Rate Add Review
All-State Career - Allied Health
Campuses: Essington
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All-State Career - CDL Division
Campuses: West Mifflin, Lester, Essington
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Allen School of Health Sciences Online
Campuses: Online
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Allen School-Phoenix
Campuses: Phoenix
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Allied College
Campuses: Fenton, Maryland Heights
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 18% (11 reviews)
Allied Health Institute
Campuses: North Lauderdale
Annual Tuition $12,304 Recommend Rate 0% (1 review)
Alpena Community College
Campuses: Alpena
Annual Tuition $5,520 Recommend Rate Add Review
Altamaha Technical College
Campuses: Jesup, Hazlehurst, Brunswick
Annual Tuition $4,213 Recommend Rate Add Review
Alvin Community College
Campuses: Alvin
Annual Tuition $3,544 Recommend Rate Add Review
American Auto Institute
Campuses: Cerritos, Gardena, Anaheim, Bakersfield, ...
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American Career College
Campuses: Los Angeles, Anaheim, Ontario, Long Beach
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 100% (1 review)
American Career Institute - Baltimore
Campuses: Baltimore
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American Career Institute - Braintree
Campuses: Braintree
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0% (1 review)
American Career Institute - Cambridge
Campuses: Cambridge
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American Career Institute - Columbia
Campuses: Columbia
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American Career Institute - Framingham
Campuses: Framingham
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American Career Institute - Springfield
Campuses: Springfield
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American Career Institute - Woburn
Campuses: Woburn
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American Career Institute-Wheaton
Campuses: Wheaton
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American College of Healthcare
Campuses: Riverside, Huntington Park
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0% (2 reviews)
American Commercial College-Abilene
Campuses: Abilene, Lubbock, Odessa, San Angelo, ...
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American Institute
Campuses: Clifton, Tomsriver
Annual Tuition $12,976 Recommend Rate 0% (3 reviews)
American Professional Institute
Campuses: Macon, Milledgeville, Gainesville, Decatur, ...
Annual Tuition $14,653 Recommend Rate Add Review
American School of Technology
Campuses: Columbus
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Anamarc College-El Paso
Campuses: El Paso
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0% (1 review)

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