The health care industry is constantly changing with new technology and procedures. Students will explore medical terminology and medical transcription as well as medical insurance coding and the billing process using the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) and Current Procedural Terminology (CPT). They will become familiar with a variety of medical reports, health forms, and billing procedures and will be able to process health claims. They will also be able to interpret insurance contracts and understand the legal ramifications of specific actions. Students will also learn how to use computerized medical office software in addition to transcription and word processing. Graduates of this program will be qualified for positions in private and public business institutions and organizations that promote, use or apply medical practices, procedures, and other health related matters.
||Medical Office Specialist|
||Health & Medical/Billing, Coding & Transcription|
||Ohio Business College-Sandusky|