Medical Coding, Billing, and Insurance

This course introduces fundamentals of medical coding, billing, and insurance. Emphasis is placed on the medical billing cycle to include third party payers, coding concepts, and form preparation. Upon completion, students should be able to explain the life cycle of and accurately complete a medical insurance claim.

  • Prerequisite: MED 121 or OST 141
  • Corequisite: None
Class Hours3
Lab Hours0
Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours0
Credit Hours3