MEDICAL ASSISTING - MEDICAL OFFICE INSURANCE BILLER ( Official )
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Program Type: Certificate of Achievement

Division: School of Allied Health

Program Description:
The medical insurance biller curriculum prepares students with entry-level skills to seek employment as medical office insurance billers. Instruction includes the universal claim form, state disability, private insurance billing, workers compensation, Medicare, Medi-Cal and basic coding using the CPT and ICD coding books. A Certificate of Achievement is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Effective academic year: 2009-2010

Required Units in the Major:    22

Required Courses
  MA 109 - HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (1.0 units)
  &
  MA 110 - MEDICAL OFFICE MICROCOMPUTER MANAGEMENT APPLICATIONS (1.0 units)
  &
  MA 111A - MEDICAL OFFICE PROCEDURES I (4.0 units)
  &
  MA 111B - MEDICAL OFFICE PROCEDURES II (4.0 units)
  &
  MA 113 - HUMAN DISEASE (3.0 units)
  &
  MA 115 - MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY (3.0 units)
  &
  MA 127 - MEDICAL INSURANCE (3.0 units)
  &
  PYSO 100 - BASIC PHYSIOLOGY AND ANATOMY (3.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives

None