Billing and Coding Certification

The Medical Billing and Coding Certification at Elmira Business Institute (EBI) is recognized by employers, medical societies, and government organizations. Our credentials represent a high standard in billing and coding, auditing, compliance, and practice management.

Not all health care jobs require direct patient contact – and billing and coding is just one example. As an aging population meets innovative medical advances, more health professionals around the country hold a billing and coding certification. They are in high demand at physician offices, clinics, outpatient facilities, and hospitals. These administrative specialties that are expected to increase with the need for up-to-date patient records. This rise in the need for better patient records is in large part due to greater scrutiny by health insurance companies, regulators and courts. The billing and coding certification courses at EBI equip you to handle these responsibilities efficiently.

Billing and Coding Certification Courses

The business of healthcare requires certified billing and coding experts with the skills to handle all aspects of the medical revenue cycle for hospitals, physician’s offices, and urgent care centers. Without experts in medical billing and an understanding of payer requirements, reimbursements would be compromised.

EBI’s billing and coding certification requires:

  • Understanding different types of insurance plans
  • Knowledge in applying payer policy for successful claims
  • Expertise in the medical billing lifecycle and effective claim follow-up
  • Knowledge of CPT, ICD-9-CM and HCPCS coding guidelines
  • Ability to navigate rules and regulations including HIPPA, False Claims Act, Fair Debt Collections Act, and Stark

With campuses in Elmira and Vestal, NY, Elmira Business Institute is the best local career school offering billing and coding certification courses for students in the Binghamton, Corning, Horseheads, Ithaca, Watkins Glen and Owego areas of New York, and the Northern Tier of Pennsylvania.

Call 1-800-NEW-START to request more information about Billing and Coding Certification Classes and other programs available at the Elmira or Vestal campuses. For a quick response, just complete the form on this page and we’ll contact you shortly.