Medical Billing and Coding

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Occupation Description

Medical records and health information technicians gather, process, and preserve medical records of individuals in hospitals or clinics in a manner consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal, and governing requirements of the healthcare system. In addition, medical records and health information technicians process, preserve, gather, and report patient information for health necessities and values in a manner constant with the healthcare industry's numerical coding system.

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Required Education

Postsecondary non-degree award
Specific Programs:
Certificate in Medical Billing and Coding
Associates in Medical Billing and Coding

Required Work Experience