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Medical Office Technology

Medical Billers and Coders play an important role in the office where they work. Their specialized training puts them in high demand, and opportunities for experienced billers exist in every office, clinic, hospital, and insurance company. This program prepares individuals to perform tasks related to the management of health information. Strong emphasis is placed on medical terminology and medical coding and billing skills. In addition to these skills, office communications, business computer applications, records management, and office procedures are emphasized.
 

 Course Description

Curriculum will include:
1st Semester
 - Introduction to Medical Insurance
 - Medical Terminology
 - Microsoft Applications for Med. Office
 - Professional Development
 - Keyboarding

2nd Semester
 - Electronic Medical Records
 - Medical OfficPractice
 - Physicians Coding & Billing
 - Professional Development
 - Externship

 Employment Opportunities Include:
 - Medical Clerk
 - Unit Secretary / Monitor Tech.
 - Medical Records Transcriptionist
 - Medical Billing / Coding Specialist
 - Hospital Coders
 - Medical Office Administrators

Length of Program:


2 semesters, 450 hours each semester as scheduled.


Dates and Times:
 




Monday through Thursday,
Classes scheduled between 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.


Cost:


(includes ICD-10 & CPT books and course fees).
Financial aid is available to those who qualify.
ALL lab fees MUST be paid in full prior to the semester starting.


Credentials you will be eligible to earn:


- State of Ohio Vocational Certificate
- ACA Coding Certification (must pass physician coding at 90% to sit for exam)
- CMPC-POL (Cert. Medical Practice Coder-Physician Office Laboratory

 
New Student Orientation:   August 22
Fall Semester:   September 3
Spring Semester:   TBD
 October 2016 - September 2017
 CCCTC has the following
 Completer Rate  83%
 Placement Rate   80%
 Licensure  N/A


Kevin Clark
Business Industry/
Student Services Coordinator
kevin.clark@ccctc.k12.oh.us
Office Phone:
(330) 424-9562 x 176
 
or call 330-424-9562 for the Adult Education Office.
 
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