The career studies certificate in Medical Coding is designed for the student who desires to obtain training in International Classification of Diseases Clinical Modification (ICD), medical coding, and insurance billing.
Upon completion of the program, you will have the opportunity to sit for national certifications, which are nationally recognized by employers, physician societies, and government organizations. Medical Coding Certifications are a must for anyone interested in pursuing a career in medical coding and billing.
By certifying as a medical coder, you are beginning your journey towards an in-demand career within the healthcare industry. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, medical coding is one of the fastest growing professions in the nation. Additionally, certified medical coders typically earn 20 percent more than non-certified coders.