Medical billing and coding is a growing career field with numerous job opportunities. This course combines medical coding, medical billing, and medical terminology basics to provide a comprehensive program that will prepare you to work as a medical coding and billing specialist in a professional medical office. You will learn about medical terminology, insurance guidelines and compliance requirements, medical billing functions, and legal and ethical issues. Upon completion of this course, you will be prepared to begin working in a professional medical office. Students will be prepared to take either the AMCA Billing Coding Specialist Certification (BCSC) national certification exam or the NHA Billing and Coding Specialist Certification (CBCS) national certification exam.