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Healthcare Billing and Coding

Registration Information
Registration Form
 

This course prepares an individual for entry level healthcare billing and coding positions. Course topics can include but are not limited to the roles and responsibilities of this position, managed health care, life cycle of an insurance claim, legal and regulatory considerations, coding regulations, re-imbursement issues claim instructions, medical terminology, filing commercial claims, insurance plans.
 
Course Objectives: 
To provide educational opportunities to individuals that will enable them to obtain the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to succeed as a Healthcare Billing and Coding Employee and pass the state certification exam.

Dates Days Times Location Room
January 2 to March 7, 2018 Tu W 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Transylvania County Campus TRCT 204

 

Prerequisite:
Medical Terminology
Online class available
Distance Learning (online) class, 24 hours/ 8 week session
To register, go to www.ed2go.com/blueridge or call Olga Gonzalez at (828) 694-1742.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course Costs:

 

  • To be paid at registration:
    • Registration Fee: $180 
    • Insurance: $1.30
    • Textbook / Materials: $80
    • IT fee: $5
  • ID Tag: $10 (available at the College Bookstore)

 

Registration

Must show proof at time of registration:

  • The student must be 18 years old
  • The student must have a high school diploma or GED
  • The student must have a government issued picture ID
  • Completion of a Medical Terminology class
  • Completed registration form and the $266.30 registration fee. If a student officially withdraws from the course before the 10% point, 75% of the registration fee can be refunded. Please note: this does include the insurance, textbook and material fee.

Registration is taken at the Continuing Education Building, Room 123 (across the hall from NC Works) Monday-Friday 8-4 (closed 11-12 for lunch). 828-694-1750

Scholarship applications at NC Works office

The Director of Disability Services may be reached at 694-1813 or in the David W. Sink, Jr. Building, room 127.
 

 

For more information:

Contact Us

Blue Ridge Community College
Health Care Program Office

 

Allied Health Director
(828) 694-1761
d_krause@blueridge.edu

 

(828) 694-1750
sl_merrill@blueridge.edu