San Juan College offers the online Medical Insurance Coder/Biller Certificate. This certificate program provides students with knowledge of coding systems, medical terminology, and other information that is essential for working successfully within the field. Individuals who work in this field must be detailed oriented and accurate in order to ensure that the bills are correct. Communication skills are necessary in order to effectively communicate with insurance agencies, patients, and other co workers.
Locations for potential career opportunities:
- home health care agencies
- physician’s officers
- insurance companies
- nursing homes
Upon completion of the program, graduates are eligible to take the Certified Coding Associate Exam. Completion of this exam ensures employers that the individual is able to perform all duties related to their position as a biller and coder.
- Official high school and/or college transcripts
- Accuplacer placement test may be required
School Accreditation Statement
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission