Medical Coding

Medical ToolsMedical coding is a  certificate program that prepares individuals to perform specialized data entry, classification, and record keeping procedures related to medical diagnostic, treatment, billing, and insurance documentation. Graduates of this program are eligible to sit for the Certified Professional Coder certification examination.

Graduates of the Medical Coding certificate program are prepared to work in various healthcare settings, including hospitals, clinics, physician offices, long-term care facilities, and home health agencies. Employment  can also be found in nontraditional healthcare areas such as insurance companies, government agencies, computer software companies, as well as consulting firms.