Anyone know anything about Medical Billing and Coding?
I am thinking of taking up Medical Billing and Coding, specifically at the University of Phoenix online. I need to know how long the course is, what the starting pay is, job outlook, and what exactly it is that you do on the job. I would perfer someone who is in this field to answer this question. Also, I would like to know how the classes are. Are they difficult or easy to follow? Exactly what classes do you take when you are studying in school. And lastly, is there an associates degree for this course?
Asked By: reesey - 3/21/2010
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Please don't walk, but run the other way :) It's best to steer clear of those online, for-profit schools (may have 'brick and mortar' buildings and may be 'accredited') such as university of phoenix, devry, penn foster, ashworth, kaplan, ITT tech, walden, everest, sanford brown, colorado tech, argosy, remington... More
Answered By: jannsody - 3/21/2010
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You should be able to find a billing/coding class at your community college or at a technical/vocational school. [In New York State, the BOCES program has such courses.] Don't waste your money with a rip-off like Phoenix. If need be, you might even be able to learn it on your own - some HMO's give workshops on how... More
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