Administrative Medical Specialist with Medical Billing and Coding GES 102 » 300 hours

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The Administrative Medical Specialist with Medical Billing and Coding is a nationally-recognized online program that will prepare you for the rewarding field of healthcare. Through this program, you will gain a wide range of medical office management skills that healthcare professionals need for the efficient operation of their medical practices or other ambulatory care settings. 

You will learn to function as an important member of the healthcare team by providing key skills such as patient registration and scheduling, medical records management, diagnostic and procedural coding (including ICD-10-CM), insurance claim filing, and daily financial practices.

Upon completion of this program, you will be ready to take the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) and the Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) national certification exams offered by National Healthcareer Association (NHA) and will receive the study guide materials, access to practice exams, and registration fees for both. You will also be prepared to sit for a national medical coding certification exam, such as the Certified Professional Coder (CPC), offered by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC).

"I enjoyed this course tremendously. It was a lot of work, reading and studying and I enjoyed every minute of it. In the end, I believe I have learned more than anticipated and feel good to have accomplished this learning experience and knowledge."
- G.D, Community College of Philadelphia

"The online course allowed me to learn at my own pace and I was very satisfied with the results. I accomplished the skills I need to get a rewarding job in the field."
- G.F., Eastern Iowa Community College

"I loved the ability to go back and revisit Modules and PowerPoint’s. All of the course material was very helpful. Having live support chat with the facilitator was awesome. The student support liaison was very helpful. I plan on taking more courses once I have completed my certification testing. It's nice to know I can come back to ed2go for what I need to continue my education."
- M.P., Coconino Community College

"I have a very hectic schedule and appreciated the flexibility of taking a course online. The support was excellent!"
- J.G., Mass Bay Community College

"I liked the outline and summary aspect and the outside resources that were available. I loved the games that came with the CD that accompanied the textbooks."
- C.A., Career Learning Institute

"I really liked how easy it was to understand everything in the course. I loved that the facilitator responded quickly to emails."
- C.N., Columbia Area Career Center

"I enjoyed the fact that the course was self-paced. With my busy schedule there were times that I couldn't work on the assignments for a week, but because of the flexibility I could take some time and catch up on assignments quickly."
- K.C., University of North Carolina, Greensboro

"The convenience of this program was wonderful. The flexibility was important as well. LaTrisha Howard was always timely with her grades to my assignments, and when I had questions she was extremely helpful."
- T.C., Sullivan County Community College