Medical Billing Education
Meet billing needs by expanding employee skill sets.
Medical billing is becoming increasingly complex, and the field is growing due to the changes implemented by the Affordable Care Act and ICD-10 as well as the continual increasing demand for healthcare services. Are you staffed to meet these demands?
With Career Step’s Medical Billing program, healthcare organizations have an efficient, consistent way to educate staff on changing laws and requirements as well as medical billing trends.
How the Medical Billing Program Works
The Medical Billing program is designed with busy adult learners in mind, with each course building on the previous one. The program includes 180 hours of course content.
The program covers:
- Medical terminology
- Payers, payment systems, and reimbursement methodologies
- How billing and collections work
- Changes related to the Affordable Care Act
- Changes in patient demographics
- Trends in technology and billing software tools
- Bundled payments
- How industry forms work with electronic transmission
- Brief introduction to medical coding
- Office communication
Learners graduate prepared to sit for the Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) industry certification exam offered by the National Healthcareer Association. Career Step even provides a voucher for each learner to take the exam upon graduation.
The Career Step Medical Billing program is an excellent option for transitioning staff from shrinking departments to areas where you need the help the most. Retain your best and the brightest!
Take the first step today toward building the staff you need today!