This program trains students to perform duties related to billing procedures for health care providers such as physicians, clinics, hospitals and billing companies. Students will learn medical terminology and anatomy as it applies to proper ICD-10 and CPT coding. They will learn about various insurance plans and different types of coverage and insurance form completion. Computerized billing and manual billing are both covered. Students acquire the skills needed for following claims through the cycle and effective communication with insurance companies. Collection procedures and generating reports are covered along with business math. Other areas of medical billing, including the patient’s billing statements and aging of the accounts receivable are also covered in this program. Students will get to know the different government programs such as Medicare and Medi-Cal.