Medical Billing & Coding Specialist Training Northfield / Cleveland Academy, Ohio

Medical Billing and Coding Training Program at Larock’s Cleveland and Northfield, Ohio Academy

Approved by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Larock Healthcare Academy’s Northfield location is conveniently located off Route 8 between Northfield Park Hard Rock Rocksino and Macedonia Commons. This is a short distance from many major Cleveland and Akron highways including Route 77, 8, I-271, and Route 80 (the Ohio Turnpike). Larock Healthcare Academy offers Medical Billing & Coding training at it’s Cleveland, Ohio location in Northfield.

What does Medical Billing and Coding Specialist do?

Medical Billing and Coding Specialists assign codes for diagnoses and procedures, submit claims for reimbursement, coach providers on best documentation practices, and ensure patient records are intact to support coding and billing processes. As a Certified Billing and Coding Specialist, you may perform some or all of the following tasks:

  • Accurately locate documentation in the patient record to support coding and billing process
  • Accurately assign codes for diagnoses and procedures
  • Submit claims for reimbursement based on payer policies and procedures
  • Coach providers on the best documentation practices to support quality coding and optimal reimbursement

What is the job outlook for Medical Billing and Coding Specialists?

According to www.medicalbillingandcodingu.org, “the American Academy of Professional Coders found in its 2011 National Salary Survey that 44% of certified medical coders in the medical billing profession earn between $35,000 and $50,000 per year. These figures are matched by the findings of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, which classifies medical biller and medical coders as Health Information Technicians.” Benefits to obtaining a Billing and Coding Certification may include: more job opportunities, an increased pay scale, and increased subject matter expertise.

Medical Billing and Coding Specialist Training at Larock Healthcare Academy, Northfield Location

  • Students have exclusive access to Medical Billing and Coding software to get real-world, hands-on experience
  • Our medical billing and coding in Columbus classes are small, ensuring an optimal learning environment for all types of students!
  • All of our instructors have many years of experience in the field.
  • Career services and job placement assistance offered to students during and after completion of the Medical Billing and Coding Specialist program in the Northfield area of Cleveland.
  • Billing and Coding Training at Larock’s Northfield location can be completed in as little as 5 months!

Becoming a Certified Medical Billing and Coding Specialist

Upon completion of the program, students will be eligible to sit for a national credentialing test though the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) to become a Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS). This is optional and employment is not contingent upon it; however, make an individual more competitive in the job market. Upon completion of the program, students will be eligible to sit for a national credentialing test though the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) to become a Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS).  This is optional and employment is not contingent upon it; however, it is highly recommended and will make an individual more competitive in the job market. Larock Healthcare Academy provides review sessions prior to testing.  Larock Healthcare Academy is also an approved NHA testing site. Click here for NHA Review and Testing Schedule. CLICK HERE FOR A STEP BY STEP REGISTRATION PROCESS After review of the process, click here to register. More information can be found on our ALUMNI page. Career services and job placement assistance offered to graduates of this program.

Schedule

Start Length Days Times Cost
Apr 24, 2017 19 Weeks M/W/F 6pm - 10pm $2,750
Aug 28, 2017 19 Weeks M/W/F 10am - 2pm $2,750
Sep 18, 2017 19 Weeks M/W/F 6pm - 10pm $2,750
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Cost includes exclusive access to Medical Billing and Coding software to get real-world, hands-on experience, and all learning and lab materials.

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