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Do you have an eye for detail? Are you assertive and analytically minded? Would you like to work in healthcare, but prefer to spend your time behind the scenes in a more administrative role?
If you’re interested in anatomy, physiology, medical terminology, and clerical work, then you’d love a medical billing and coding career.
Developed by professionals in the field and packed with relevant, interactive content, our skills focused program will teach you the must-have skills employers expect from medical coding and billing experts. It’s focused, it’s current, and it’ll have you job-ready in as little as 12 months. You’ll also receive one free voucher to sit for the CBCS, CPC, COC, or CCS-P certification exams.
Our have-it-your-way training is always on…because it’s online. 24/7 Web access gives you the freedom to study however, wherever, and whenever you want. Got a laptop? You’re ready to rock! It’s pretty empowering when you think about it.
Workforce Development at College of Western Idaho (CWI) provides you high-quality, short-term training to boost your job skills, acquire new career skills, and earn the certificates you need. Take as many classes as you want in our short-term, credit free classes with no applications, no transcripts, and no hassle. Just sign up and watch your career take off.
Classes are offered at a variety of locations throughout western Idaho that are taught by knowledgeable professionals with years of experience in the topics they teach.
Why This Program
Our online medical coding and billing courses are designed to be completed in as little as 12 months. Have other obligations and need to train on your own schedule? No worries. Our program is fully online and built for flexibility. With 12 months of full access, you can set your own schedule and complete your coursework on a timeline that fits your lifestyle.
Don’t think of this as e-learning, think of it as we-learning. Because we’re with you every step of the way. Real people—dedicated trainers, technical support team, and career advisors—all committed to your success, from pre sign-up to post completion.
Requirements and Costs
Skills, Traits, and Prep Classes
- High School Diploma or GED
Minimum Age Requirement18
Navigating your way through college can be confusing, especially if you try to go it alone. CWI Workforce Development offers advising assistance, to help in deciding which courses you need to take to complete your education and career goals. Have a specific question or just want general assistance? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 208.562.2700 and we’ll be happy to help get you on your way!
- Program fee: $3,699
- Payment plans are available through CareerStep
- Class costs and fees are subject to change without notice.
Medical billing and coding jobs consist of managing patients’ electronic health records. It’s critical work considering that every patient is someone’s mother, husband, child, or other precious family member. As part of your daily responsibilities, you’ll assign standardized codes to the procedures performed by the healthcare facility you work for. Sounds relatively straightforward, but this is the first step in helping patients get their medical bills covered, so they have one less thing to worry about.
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