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medical billing specialist certificate

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    Program Number: 61-160-3
    School Year: 2019-2020
    Certificate
    Campus: Fond du Lac
    This program is NOT eligible for financial aid

    Program Description

    The highly specialized professional trend in the medical office is emerging as a result of the changes in the healthcare delivery system and the continuous growth of managed care. This certificate prepares the student to perform the functions of the extremely complex billing processes in a healthcare organization.

    The courses from this certificate can be directly transferred into Moraine Park’s Medical Office Specialist technical diploma and Medical Office Management associate of applied science degree should students choose to continue their education. Click here to discover more about the different career pathways in the Medical Office Cluster programs.

    Approximate Costs

    • $136.50 per credit (resident)
    • $204.75 per credit (out-of-state resident)
    • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
    • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.

    Career Opportunities

    • Medical Billing Clerk
    • Medical Accounts Receivable Clerk
    • Medical Claims Specialist

    Admission Process

    Visit the Admissions Page for details

    Courses

    Number Title Crs
    Semester 1
    501-101 Medical Terminology 3
    501-107 Digital Literacy for Healthcare 2
    509-102 Human Body in Health and Disease 3
    509-107 Medical Office Insurance and Finance 2
    Total 10
     
    Semester 2
    160-151 Specialized Insurance Claims 3
    160-152 Electronic Patient Billing 3
    509-109 Medical Law, Ethics and Professionalism 2
    Total 8
     
    Total Credits 18

    Program Guide

    For additional information on program curriculum, prerequisites and general education course options, please contact your advisor.

    Transfer Opportunities

    Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

    Additional Information

    *Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

    For co-curricular activities and opportunities related to this program/certificate, click here.