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Health Information Coding Specialist Program

Health Information Coding Specialist

Certificate of Applied Science (CAS)

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Health information coding plays a vital role in patient care. Coding specialists research and rely on knowledge of correct medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, and disease processes to transformation verbal descriptions of diseases, injuries, and procedures into alphanumeric designations used for data retrieval, analysis, and claims processing. They exhibit professional communication skills in oral, written, and electronic formats.


Semesters to complete the program


Estimated cost per semester for resident students, including books, supplies, and fees

Median Hourly Wages

Medical Records and Health Information

Wages listed are for The State of Montana Source: Economic Modeling Specialist International

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Enrollment Information:

Laramie Smovir - Admissions Enrollment Specialist

Laramie Smovir
Enrollment Specialist