|Program Title||Medical Coding Specialist Certificate of Occupational Training|
The Medical Coding Specialist compiles, processes, and maintains medical records of hospital and clinic patients in a manner consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal, and regulatory requirements of the health care system. Processes, maintain, compiles, and reports patient information for health requirements and standards.
Upon completion of the program, students are eligible to sit for national certification exam for coding specialists.
|Program O*Net URL||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-2071.00, 29-2071.00 - Medical Records and Health Information Technicians|
|Estimated Complete Program Cost Tuition and Fees||$2919.80 In District,$3006.80 Out of District,$5819.80 Out of State|
|Estimated Complete Program Cost Room and Board||$9,697|
|Estimated Complete Program Cost Books and Supplies||$1675|
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A student membership to join the American Academy of Professional Coders is $70. You must be a member to take the certification exam which is $260.
|Length of Program (Normal Time)||one year|
|Number of Students that Completed the Program||11|
|Number of Students that Completed within Normal Time||10|
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