Administrative Medical Specialist with Medical Billing and Coding + Medical Terminology GES 123 » 360 hours
This nationally recognized online program combines the Administrative Medical Specialist program with training in medical billing and coding and medical terminology to give you a competitive edge in the healthcare field. Through this program, you will gain the skills you need to become an Administrative Medical Specialist (AMS), a medical receptionist, a scheduler, an insurance specialist, or a diagnostic or procedural coder.
From scheduling appointments to managing medical records to filing insurance claims, you will master skills that will make you an asset in a wide variety of healthcare settings. You will also gain hands-on, practical experience in medical billing and coding working with the main coding manuals in the field, the ICD-9-CM and the CPT. In the Medical Terminology portion, you will learn to apply proper terminology and spelling for major pathological conditions.
Upon completion of this program, you will be ready to begin your career in an entry-level position, or take the Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) and the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) national certification exams offered by National Healthcareer Association (NHA).
"This program was easier for me than the traditional classroom programs because it fit into my own schedule and I could take it at my own pace. Facilitator and support couldn't have been better. Love the fact that I'm on my way to a new career so quickly!"
- R.B., Laramie County Community
"Being out of school for 28 years I must say this was quite enjoyable. The faculty and facilitator were great when I had questions, which were quite a few. Explanations were clear so that I could understand."
- C.S., Bloomsburg University
"I know this may sound like a cliché, but I enjoyed the entire program and how it is set up to flow smoothly from one subject to the next."
- S.L., Northern Maine Community College
"I liked being able to access the course during my own available hours. It made learning this program very flexible. The content in the course flowed easily from one lesson to the next. It was great! I have already recommended ed2go courses to a friend."
- A.K., Tidewater Community College
"My facilitator was very quick to grade the assignments. The modules were straightforward. The resources online were extremely helpful."
- J.H., Cal State San Marcos
"I like the fact that I could take the course any time during the day. Since I am married with two children sometimes I need to run out of the house, so it made it very convenient. I also thought that the facilitator and support staff tried hard to help you and got back to you on a timely fashion. I have already recommended this course to friends that were interested in continuing their education."
- U.S., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
"My facilitators for both the Medical Terminology and Administrative Medical Assistant with Medical Billing and Coding courses were very friendly, helpful and always responded to my questions and inquiries in a timely manner. I hope that we can continue to stay in touch. My online course experience was very positive. The program was very affordable and fit my budget. The content was concise, the modules were easy to navigate through, and my grades measured my performance accurately and fairly. The support I received was top-notch as well."
- B.C., University of Louisville
"I liked being able to work at my own pace, and wasn't forced to move on until I was confident I understood the material. I especially enjoyed the module videos and outlines at the beginning of each module. It was easy to follow along through the program."
- S.R., Florida Institute of Technology
"My experience was wonderful! The facilitators were excellent and the support helped me get through this difficult course."
- D.F., Austin Peay State University