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Medical Coding Specialist

TECHNICAL DIPLOMA

Downtown Milwaukee Campus

 

You will be prepared for employment as an entry-level coding specialist after learning to assign diagnosis and procedure codes using two different coding systems. The codes are used for billing and reimbursement purposes, as well as data collection and medical research.

Career Outlook: Graduates of this program can become certified through the American Health Information Management Association and the American Academy of Professional Coders. The employment outlook is favorable.

Added Career Value: You are well on your way toward earning the Health Information Technology associate degree after you complete this diploma program.


Program Code:
31-530-2 

Start Date: August

This program does not have a waitlist. Students are admitted through a petition process. Please read all information through the links on the left. 

A criterion considered in the petition process is verification of student residency. Students selected via the petition process are chosen based on MATC district residency, then Wisconsin nondistrict residency, followed by nonresidents, unless otherwise stated.

Special Admission Requirements: One year of high school-level chemistry.

Detailed Program Information:
Fall 2014 – Spring 2015 Course Requirements

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Medical Coding Specialist Diploma Program Card

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