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Professional Medical Coding Curriculums CPC & CIC

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder. 510713

Description

A. Course Objective:

Description: Description: The Professional Medical Coding Curriculums (PMCC or PMCC-H) are designed to prepare student for a career as a professional coder. Students will be taught comprehensive/accurate CPT, ICD-10 CM and HCPCS medical coding information needed for reimbursement for medical procedures/services provided by the Physician or Outpatient facilities services. The curriculum includes: lectures, exercises, end of chapter reviews, and final exam.

Competencies to be achieved: Upon completion of PMCC or PMCC-H course Advanced Coding Services LLC will proctor the Certified Professional Coder (CPC®) and Certified Professional Coder – Inpatient (CiC®) examinations offered through the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC).

B. Total Cost of Program (include all costs to student including testing, licensure):

$3200

C. Provide a list of all books required for the program (even if cost of books is included in tuition):

American Medical Association Correct Procedural Terminology, International Classifications of Disease, HCPCS (set) & Medical Coding Training Manual and Practical Apps (set)

D. Provide a list of all supplies required for the program (even if costs are included in tuition):

E. WIOA Contact for Enrollment Status /Credential Verification:

Name: Beth Schleeper

Email:beth@advancedcodingservices.com

Phone number: 602-469-1193

F. Direct Website link to the program: www.advancedcodingservices.com

G. Additional information:

• Background check requirements for licensing and background restrictions for working in the occupation: N/A

• Other requirements needed: N/A

H. Refund Policy (provide a summary if Refund policy is not listed on school website): http://www.advancedcodingservices.com/terms.php?content=refundpolicy

I. Credentials: (The following questions must be answered along with a supporting explanation for each)

• Industry Recognized: (Developed and offered by, or endorsed by a nationally-recognized industry association or organization representing a sizeable portion of the industry sector)

Yes or No:

Yes

Nationally Recognized Industry Association or Organization: AAPC – American Academy of Professional Coders

• Stackable: (Part of a sequence of credentials)

Yes or No: No

Career Pathway:

• Portable: (Recognized in other geographical areas; by other educational institutions; or by other industries/companies)

Yes or No (Explain): Yes, AAPC credentials are recognized world wide

• Accredited Curriculum: (this is referring to the course being accredited, not the test or school)

Yes or No: No

Accrediting Agency and link to website:

J. Credential Attainment Rate:

Percentage of students in the last 24 months who obtained a postsecondary credential, or secondary school diploma or its recognized equivalent, during participation or within one year after exit from the training program. We are implementing this beginning this semester, 6/16/2016.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

20

Hours

80

Entrance Requirements

None

School

Advanced Coding Services, LLC

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

yes

Training Location(s)

2929 N 44th Street, Suite 202

Local WIB

5 - City of Phoenix, Phoenix Workforce Connection

Type of Attainment:

Certificate

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

None

Refund Policy

http://www.advancedcodingservices.com/terms.php?co

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$360.00

Testing/Exam Fees

$290.00

In-State/District Tuition

$2,350.00

Registration Fee

$200.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$3,200.00

Demand Occupation(s)

29-2072.00Medical Records Specialists
$121.34 per hour
Required Certification: CPC

Provider Status

Approved

Address

2929 N 44th Street, Suite 202, Phoenix, Arizona 85018

Phone Number

(602) 469-1193

Fax Number

(602) 246-0721

Web Address

https://www.advancedcodingservices.com

Last Updated

Jun 07, 2021

Created

Jun 13, 2016