In-person vs. virtual classroom vs. online?
- An in-person class provides the traditional on-site instruction.
- A virtual classroom provides real-time, online instruction. A student is responsible for the technology needed to attend the class.
- An online class provides online instruction but not in real-time. A student is responsible for the technology needed to complete the class.
Introduction to Medical Terminology
Instructor: K. Keesecker, B.S., CMA, FEMA CERC
Gain the confidence to pursue a job in the health care
field or learn a new skill to increase your chance of job advancement. Focus is on the basic components and how to break down a medical term by knowing the meaning of a prefix or suffix. By learning the individual parts of a medical term, you will not need to memorize hundreds of complex terms and their definitions. Before the first class, purchase required textbook at www.bhc.edu/bookstore.
4 Tues./4 Thurs. May 11 – June 3 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Virtual classroom CRN 50179 Tuition Fee $240
8 Saturdays Aug. 7 – Sept. 25 Noon – 3:00 p.m.
Virtual classroom CRN 80631 Tuition Fee $240
Medical Billing and Coding
Certified professional coders assign numeric codes to each procedure that appears in a patient’s medical record, so that payment can be rendered quickly and correctly. Aside from medical facilities, medical coding jobs are available with health insurance companies, pharmacies, medical suppliers, consulting firms, and medical billing companies. There has never been a better time to enter the field of Medical Billing and Coding. Health care workers are in high demand, as practicing physicians in the United States rely on medical billers and coders to receive payment for their services.
Go to careertraining.ed2go.com/bhc for more information.