Medical Billing and Insurance Coding

Program Overview

Graduate in as few as 10 Months

Hybrid or
100% Online Program

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify

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Classes Starting
September 28th, 2022!

  • Provides students with a foundation in medical billing and coding
  • Teaches students how to code services, procedures, treatments, and diagnoses, ensuring that healthcare providers are reimbursed for services rendered
  • The Hybrid Medical Billing and Coding Program is flexible and offers hands-on training, live instruction, and an externship
  • The Online Medical Billing and Coding Program offers students the ability to study from anywhere they want and offers live support

Program Overview

Graduate in as few as 10 Months

Hybrid or
100% Online Program

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify

calendar icon

Classes Starting
September 28th, 2022!

  • Provides students with a foundation in medical billing and coding
  • Teaches students how to code services, procedures, treatments, and diagnoses, ensuring that healthcare providers are reimbursed for services rendered
  • The Hybrid Medical Billing and Coding Program is flexible and offers hands-on training, live instruction, and an externship
  • The Online Medical Billing and Coding Program offers students the ability to study from anywhere they want and offers live support

Medical Billing and Coding Training Program

UEI's Medical Billing and Insurance Coding Training Programs provide students with the knowledge, skills, and training they need to begin a new entry-level career in the medical billing and coding field. UEI College now offers two programs: a Hybrid Medical Billing and Insurance Coding Program and a 100% Online Medical Billing and Insurance Coding Program.

Medical billers and insurance coders are responsible for helping healthcare providers manage insurance claims, payments, and invoices by properly coding services, procedures, treatments, and diagnoses, ensuring that healthcare providers are quickly and accurately reimbursed for the services provided to patients.

Our Medical Billing and Coding Course will teach you how to take a healthcare provider's diagnosis and notes and convert them into industry-recognized codes. Once the codes are generated, invoices are sent to a patient's insurance provider or party responsible for payment.

If you're interested in a medical billing and insurance coding career, consider enrolling in UEI's Medical Billing and Coding Program, now offered as a hybrid or 100% Online Program. You can earn your Medical Billing and Insurance Coding Diploma in as little as 10 months, placing you on the fast track to beginning a new career as a medical biller and insurance coder.

Although there are no formal education and training requirements to become a medical biller and insurance coder, obtaining a diploma will make you more marketable in a very competitive job market. In fact, many employers prefer to hire graduates of such programs over those who do not have an education because they know that medical coding and billing programs do an excellent job of preparing graduates for the type of work they will perform in the real world, allowing them to become valuable members of a healthcare provider on day one.

UEI's 100% online programs are operated under the UEI College Gardena Campus (currently available for CA and AZ residents).

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Medical Billing and Insurance Coding Career Outcomes

Graduates of the hybrid or online Medical Billing and Coding Program will enter their local job markets equipped with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on training employers seek when hiring for entry-level medical billing and insurance coding positions. Furthermore, students enrolled in the Hybrid Medical Billing and Insurance Coding Program will be able to practice the knowledge and skills they've learned in hands-on labs, allowing them to become valuable members of a healthcare facility on day one. Graduates of either the hybrid or online program will be eligible for roles in hospitals, clinics, and private practices.

The positions a graduate may qualify for include the following:

  • Health Information Clerk
  • Medical Records Clerk
  • Medical Records Technician

  • Medical Records Technician
  • Health Information Specialist

About The Medical Billing and Coding Program

The Medical Billing and Coding Classes offered by UEI College as part of the MBIC Training Program provide students with a foundation for beginning a career in the medical billing and insurance coding field. The program does so by providing students with a basic understanding of medical terminology, enabling them to assign the codes corresponding to the treatment and/or procedures the facility offers to the patient. Assigning the proper codes to treatments and diagnoses is essential to ensure that healthcare providers are reimbursed for the services rendered to patients.

Additionally, students are familiarized with insurance claim forms for a variety of health insurance providers, enabling them to submit claims to health insurance providers for reimbursement.

Furthermore, students are taught how to verify insurance information and perform pre-admission authorizations, billing follow-ups, and collections. Students are also taught how to use one of the most popular billing software programs.

If you're interested in pursuing a career in the Medical Billing and Insurance Coding Field, consider enrolling in UEI's Medical Billing and Insurance Coding Program. The great thing about the program is that students can complete it and earn their diploma in as few as 10 months, placing them on the fast track for a medical billing and insurance coding position.

Compare: Hybrid vs. 100% Online Medical Billing and Insurance Coding

Curriculum Hybrid Online
Insurance Billing
Insurance Coding Principles
Medical Law & Ethics
Documentation & Records
Medical Billing and Collections
Insurance Practices
Medical Office Procedures
Externship
Worker's Compensation & Disability Insurance Procedures
Dental Office Procedures
Learning Format
Onsite Hands-on Lab Training
SOAR Online Learning Platform
UEI College's SOAR Online Learning Platform is designed to provide access to your online classes and additional resources in one central location, so you can be successful in your educational journey. You will have access to various communication tools, including instructor chat, discussion boards, forums, email, and more. You will have weekly assignments to complete on your own time, readings, discussions, quizzes and tests, and simulation activities so you can practice for real-life settings. You will also have access to ebooks and reference materials during your program- and even after you graduate.
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