Healthcare Administration, Billing & Coding

Are you detail oriented? Great with math or numbers? Want to work in the fast-paced and fun healthcare field? If so, you probably are a perfect fit for our Healthcare Administration, Billing and Coding program at Hawaii Medical College. In today's healthcare field, medical billers and coders play an essential part in the healthcare industry. As a professional medical coder, both the healthcare environment in which you work, and the insurance companies depend upon you to correctly prepare the information needed for billing and payment. If you need more information about this program, click HERE to connect with our Admissions Reps today!




 

OPPORTUNITIES in Healthcare Administration, Billing and Coding

Medical insurance billing and coding personnel are in high demand, and growth is expected to only continue in the foreseeable future. Upon completion of our program, there will be an array of professions to choose from for your career path, such as job opportunities in inpatient and outpatient facilities, with third party payers, and private physician settings, as well as self-employed medical coders. There are many different career options available to the newly certified medical biller and coder, and those with some experience. These options include:

Patient Access

  • Scheduling and registration
  • Reception
  • Patient intake
  • Insurance eligibility verification
  • Service preauthorization

Patient services

  • Medical records
  • Patient referrals
  • IT support

Charge Processing

  • Entering the critical coding data for billing
  • Payment posting
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Resolving unpaid insurance claims
  • Appeals of third-party payer rejections and denials
  • Collection agency performance