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    May 24, 2018  
2014-2015 Gaston College Catalog 
    
2014-2015 Gaston College Catalog [THIS CATALOG IS OUT-OF-DATE. USE THE CURRENT CATALOG TO FIND CURRENT PROGRAMS.]

Medical Billing and Coding Certificate (C25310C)


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The Medical Billing and Coding certificate program prepares individuals for positions in medical and allied health facilities requiring a comprehensive knowledge of ICD and CPT codes and computerized billing software. Employment opportunities include hospitals, medical offices, research facilities, health insurance companies, billing agencies, and allied health facilities. This program is available online and should be started in the fall semester.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates will:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of accurately coding patient procedures utilizing the current CPT coding system related to medical office administration.

Total Semester Hour Credits: 16


Note(s):


Course credits (OST) earned over five years ago will not apply toward the certificate in Medical Billing and Coding.

The courses taken in this certificate program may be applied toward the Associate in Applied Science degree in Medical Office Administration.

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