Medical Billing and Coding Certificate
Our Medical Billing and Coding certificate program at DeVry is most appropriate for those who are looking to gain core skills in billing and coding. In just 10 courses and as little as one year of study1, you will gain a strong understanding of the topics you need to pursue entry level roles in the industry. These include fundamental health courses such as anatomy and physiology, as well as medical terminology, health information processes, ICD coding and other health information technology courses. Exam prep focuses on the CCA exam but also includes content and objectives of the CPC exam.
Medical Billing and Coding – Health Information Coding Certificate
Our Medical Billing and Coding – Health Information Coding certificate program at DeVry covers all the material in our medical billing and coding program, with additional courses in topics such as legal and regulatory issues. With this program, you can help prepare for more advanced entry level billing and coding positions. Exam prep focuses on the CCS exam but also includes content and objectives of the CCA and CPC exams.
Regardless of the path you choose, after passing your certification exam you may need to meet additional requirements to become fully certified, including becoming a member of the AAPC or the AHIMA. Those who pass the CPC exam are considered apprentices until they gain two years of coding experience.