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If you are looking for a new career or supplemental income, our Medical Insurance Billing Program can make you a valued professional in the fast-growing healthcare field. One of the physicians most valued employees is the one who does the insurance billing. Learn billing techniques and how to analyze and solve difficult billing problems and claim denial management. Learn how to identify and use industry-specific forms and healthcare privacy and security issues This program starts with an Introduction to Medical Insurance Billing including how to code claims using required, CPT, ICD9 (future codes ICD10) and HCPCS codes, learn how to bill private insurance and government insurance plans. The students will also be introduced to the California Workers’ Compensation industry. This course includes 24/7 access to a web-based medical billing software package that will be used to set-up a mock medical practice by creating a database with all the pertinent information necessary to process paper and electronic claims. Prerequisite: Able to understand English and have basic computer/internet skills.