Medical worker calculates the cost of treatment

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.

Enrollment requirements:

View Registration Information – Allied Health Programs

Course schedule:

View Healthcare Billing and Coding Course Schedule


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 or current driver’s license.
  • Signed social security card (cannot be laminated) or a letter from Social Security Office. Name must match picture ID.
  • 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.

Contact Us

Blue Ridge Community College
Allied Health Program Office and Registration:

Heather Stewart
Allied Health Program Coordinator
(828) 694-1761

Sheila Merrill
Allied Health Program Specialist and Registration
(828) 694-1748