Sinclair Community College offers the online Medical Coding & Billing Specialist Short-Term Technical Certificate. This certificate prepares students for entry-level coding and billing positions in physician medical offices, medical insurance companies and outpatient billing services. Students will develop skills to accurately determine diagnostic and procedural code number assignments that impact medical reimbursement.
Skill sets include the following:
- processing insurance claims and reimbursement practices
- application of ICD-10-CM, CPT and HCPCS coding systems
- anatomy and physiology and disease processes
- medical terminology
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Sinclair Community College is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationHigh School or Equivalent
Admission TestsACCUPLACER, ACT/SAT, COMPASS, Placement Test
Official High School Transcript/GED Score
- Applicants must take the Sinclair placement test or submit ACCUPLACER, ACT, SAT, ALEKS, or Compass (Math) scores from within the past two years for placement.