Health Information Coding Specialist
Certificate of Applied Science (CAS)
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
Wages listed are for The State of Montana Source: Economic Modeling Specialist International
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