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Healthcare and Medical Coding Fundamentals

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Language: English

Short Description: Being a part of the healthcare industry offers numerous diverse career opportunities and benefits. Working in healthcare offers an inherent nobility by helping people when they need it most. A career in healthcare offers job stability, competitive compensation, and the opportunity for growth. The medical coding profession promises even more great opportunities by giving professionals the choice of work environments, numerous diverse specializations, flexibility in their schedule, and even the chance to become self-employed. This course provides the necessary fundamentals for starting a successful career in healthcare. Learners will explore the basic foundation and history of healthcare, communications in healthcare and its importance, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), documenting and maintaining medical records in accordance with HIPAA regulations, the advantages of being a medical coder, and the steps to start a successful career in the medical coding field. After successfully completing this course you will have a great foundation for continuing your journey to a rewarding career in healthcare!

Instructor Description: Though this course is self-paced it is supported by an educational mentor. Educational mentors are subject matter experts who have years of experience in their field as well as the necessary educational training and credentials to work as an expert. The mentor is available to answer any questions a learner may have including questions on course content, course material, certifications, and even industry questions. Mentors also monitor the progress of learners to ensure training retention and program advancement. In eLearning, motivation is a key tool to success. Because of this, mentors provide encouraging comments, feedback, and coaching to motivate learners throughout the duration of the program to support completion and success!

Requirements
This program does not require any additional purchases of supplementary materials.

Class Details

Sessions
Online 24/7

Location
NA - Online

Start Date:upon registration

Course Fee: 

$495.00


Registration Closes On
Monday, December 2, 2019 @ 2:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
Online 24/7 N/A - Online