Pursue a Medical Billing Specialist
Program on Long Island

Medical Billing Specialist Program in Levittown

Medical Billing Specialist
Program in Levittown

If you are looking for the opportunity to advance your education and become a medical billing specialist right on Long Island, Hunter Business School offers an accredited three-month program to prepare you for the field. Conveniently located in the Levittown Plaza of the Nassau Mall, the Nassau Campus schedules day and evening classes for its 180-hour diploma program.

The Basics of Medical Billing Education

The Medical Billing Specialist program in Levittown, at Hunter Business School can prepare you to perform needed medical billing and coding tasks for hospitals, medical insurance companies and doctor’s offices. Most coding is software-based, but having a thorough understanding of medical terminology and the principles of medical record keeping is essential.

Your coursework will familiarize you with:

  • Complex medical terms
  • Systems of the body including cardiovascular, muscular, skeletal, integumentary, reproductive, urinary, nervous, respiratory, digestive, endocrine and lymphatic
  • Accounts Receivable in a medical setting
  • Patient statements
  • Payment and reimbursement hosting
  • Insurance billing
  • Standardized encounter forms for medical billing
  • Medicare insurance claim forms
  • History of diagnosis and treatment
  • Record keeping for hospital rounds
  • Doctor information
  • Legal guidelines and HIPAA compliance

The cornerstone of your medical billing training at Hunter Business School on Long Island is an understanding of the medical coding systems that translate patient diagnoses and treatment into reimbursable codes. You learn the structure, as well as the format and conventions used in the most current ICD-10 (International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Healthcare problems), CPT-4 (Current Procedure Terminology) and HCPCS (Healthcare Common Procedure System).

Career Opportunities for Medical Billing Specialists

With your Medical Billing Specialist diploma from Hunter Business School, you can be prepared to work in positions such as:

  • Admissions Coordinator
  • Billing Coordinator
  • Health Unit Coordinator
  • Medical Office Specialist
  • Medical Secretary
  • Patient Coordinator
  • Physician Office Specialist
  • Unit Secretary
  • Ward Clerk

Medical Billing Specialist Courses at Hunter Business School on Long Island

Your coursework breaks down as follows:

Medical Terminology 1 MDT 2 30 hours
Medical Terminology 2 MDT 3 30 hours
Medical Coding and Reimbursement 1 MC 1 30 hours
Medical Coding and Reimbursement 2 MC 2 30 hours
Computerized Medical Practice Management CMP 2 50 hours
Career Development CD 10 10 hours

Get Ready for a Great Career at Hunter Business School

Hunter Business School is committed to offering you the best in Medical Billing training. As a result, the program may be changed at any time to make it a more effective and relevant career track for you. When you attend our Long Island facilities, you can expect small classes with a high faculty to student ratio. The staff at Hunter is comprised of veterans in the fields they teach, so you can expect education that blends theory with real-world examples and helpful industry insights.

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