Medical office technologies began to grow with introduction of automated medical billing & coding, which continues to drive the field. The health information field, which includes medical billing and coding, is listed as the Number One healthcare career by Yahoo! Education.
Anthem Institute—Springfield trains medical billing and coding students through a Diploma program that provides them with a solid foundation.
Courses in the medical billing & coding program address topics that include health information technologies, professional coding practices, reimbursement and legal issues. Students also learn medical office procedures such as information release, account management, and medical records formatting.
Anthem Institute is dedicated to seeing students succeed. The school supports them in several ways:
If you did not earn a high school diploma or GED and are interested in this program, please contact us to talk about your education choice.
Springfield is close to Philadelphia and its active medical economy. The city alone has about 4,200 physicians practicing within its borders. About a dozen or so large hospitals are located in Philadelphia as well, including The University of Pennsylvania Hospital, Albert Einstein Medical Center, and two children’s hospitals.
After they have successfully completed all coursework, students begin an externship with a medical office or hospital to gain real-world experience. Upon completing the Diploma program, they can compete for positions such as health insurance specialist, coding specialist, or medical reimbursement specialist.
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