When you complete this course you will have the skills and the knowledge to obtain entry level employment as a Medical Billing Clerk. This course will include medical terminology that will enable you to comprehend and interpret medical terms and diagnoses referenced in the ICD9, ICD10 and CPT code books. Basic billing concepts along with specific information relating to electronic submission of medical claims processed in the Western New York area will be taught using the Federally Certified Medical Record System Medent. Medent software is used by 80% of Doctor's Offices in WNY. An optional internship is available. Prerequisite: A High School diploma or HSE and you must pass a typing test.
To register for this class you must first attend a Full Time Program
orientation and testing session at Erie 1 BOCES Workforce Development Center.
Dates: 01/11/16 - 07/14/16
Workforce Development Center
Internship: 05/31/16 - 070/05/16
Monday – Thursday, 1:00 - 5:00
Friday, 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.
550 Instructional, 50 Internship