Clock Hours: 940 The objective of the Medical Transcription / Insurance Billing Specialist program is to offer comprehensive training in the skills necessary to provide medical transcription, insurance billing, insurance coding and health records management in a modern office setting. This program will prepare students for entry-level office positions in a variety of health-related organizations. Job titles associated with these types of skills include, but are not limited to: Medical Transcriptionist; Medical Billing Clerk; Medical Receptionist and Medical Records Clerk. *While CDE CAREER INSTITUTE actively assists students in their job search; we cannot guarantee employment to any student. If local employment opportunities are not available, relocation may be necessary.
Academic Requirements for Graduation from Medical Transcription / Insurance Billing Specialist Program
Students must earn a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 to graduate from the program. While attendance is not calculated into individual course grades or the overall GPA, students must be scheduled for a minimum of 90% of the program’s total clock hours through scheduled attendance or make-up sessions, achieve a minimum attendance rate of at least 70%, and receive a final grade for all courses in order to graduate from the program. There will be no charge for make-up sessions. Prerequisites Required None
Students must be High School graduates, or possess a GED for admission.