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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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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
Brookline College Online Annual Tuition $13,500 Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
15 Programs, 1 in Medical Billing & Coding (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • Diploma - Medical Insurance Billing & Coding
Salter College Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
5 Programs, 1 in Medical Billing & Coding (view all)
Campuses: West Boylston
  • Medical Billing & Coding Certificate
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Academy College
Campuses: Bloomington, Minneapolis
Annual Tuition $20,002 Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
Advanced College
Campuses: South Gate
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
Akron Institute
Campuses: Akron
Annual Tuition $10,665 Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
Albany Technical College
Campuses: Albany
Annual Tuition $4,184 Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
Alexandria Technical & Community College
Campuses: Alexandria
Annual Tuition $5,378 Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
All-State Career - Allied Health
Campuses: Essington
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
All-State Career - CDL Division
Campuses: West Mifflin, Lester, Essington
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
Allen School of Health Sciences Online
Campuses: Online
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
Allen School-Phoenix
Campuses: Phoenix
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
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 Reviews
Alpena Community College
Campuses: Alpena
Annual Tuition $5,520 Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
Altamaha Technical College
Campuses: Jesup, Hazlehurst, Brunswick
Annual Tuition $4,213 Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
Alvin Community College
Campuses: Alvin
Annual Tuition $3,544 Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
American Auto Institute
Campuses: Cerritos, Gardena, Anaheim, Bakersfield, ...
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
American Career College
Campuses: Los Angeles, Anaheim, Ontario, Long Beach
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 100% (1 review)
American Career Institute - Baltimore
Campuses: Baltimore
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
American Career Institute - Braintree
Campuses: Braintree
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0% (1 review)
American Career Institute - Cambridge
Campuses: Cambridge
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
American Career Institute - Columbia
Campuses: Columbia
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
American Career Institute - Framingham
Campuses: Framingham
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
American Career Institute - Springfield
Campuses: Springfield
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
American Career Institute - Woburn
Campuses: Woburn
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
American Career Institute-Wheaton
Campuses: Wheaton
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
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, ...
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
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 0 Reviews
American School of Technology
Campuses: Columbus
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0 Reviews
Anamarc College-El Paso
Campuses: El Paso
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 0% (1 review)

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