First, you must make sure of becoming a medical coder and biller is the best option for your career and future career aims. The medical billing and coding training is an excellent idea to act in the healthcare industry without directly serving with patients. A medical biller is responsible for making sure healthcare facilities, doctors and hospitals are reimbursed for provided medical services. Medical billers and coders select standard medical codes for any operation, diagnosis, methods, and tests performed on patients. These medical bills are used to bill patients and third-party payers like Insurance and medicare companies.
Medical Billing and Coding Job Oppotunity based on U.S job market:
- Physician Offices
- Hospitals and clinics
- Ambulatory Surgery Centers
- Skilled Nursing Facilities
- Insurance Carriers and Medicare
- Dental and Collections Offices
Southern California Health Institute (SOCHi) Medical Biling and Coding program provides the student with training in all areas includes anatomy, physiology, medical terminology, ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding, and a capstone session.