Train for Your Career in Medical Billing and Coding
A new career in medical billing and coding is only months away when you train with AAPC, the world’s leading training and credentialing organization in the business of healthcare — with more than 200,000 members achieving personal and professional success. Take your first step toward a brighter future and begin reaping the rewards of this career path. This course will help students convert healthcare diagnosis, procedures, medical services, and equipment into universal medical alphanumeric codes. The diagnoses and procedure codes are taken from medical record documentation, such as a transcription of physician’s notes, laboratory and radiologic results, etc.
Medical billing and coding professionals enjoy financial security working in the healthcare industry and earn an average annual salary of $57,646 with an annual growth rate of 9%.
Becoming a medical biller and coder doesn’t require a 4-year college education — or even a 2-year college education. You can transition to this profitable and well-respected career path in as few as 8 months.
The need for medical billers and medical coders continues to increase with our aging population. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 11% rise in jobs by 2028 — “much faster than the average for all occupations.”
Continuing education and learning opportunities are widely available to medical billing and coding specialists. They can expect to move into senior positions within 10 years of entering the field.