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After you receive a Medical Billing Diploma from the Manhattan Institute, you will be trained to work in hospitals, medical or doctors' offices, medical billing companies, and medical insurance processors. Medical billing is essentially the process by which a doctor's office gets paid. Every medical office needs to maintain patient financial accounts and arrange for collecting payment of services. This involves understanding the different processes for billing insurance companies and patients. Although challenging at times, being a Medical Biller and Coder can be a very rewarding career.
The employment outlook for Medical Billers is a positive one. According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of Billing, Cost, and Rate Clerks, including medical billers, is expected to grow rapidly in the next few years. The occupation is listed as one of the U.S. Department of Labor's "Bright Outlook" occupations.
The Medical Billing Program at Manhattan Institute is designed to prepare you for employment in this growing occupation. The link below will take you to the U.S. Department of Labor's "O*Net" site, which contains a large amount of information about the occupation.
Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about our Medical Biller Program. Please call or email us if you have any other questions, or would like additional information regarding any of our programs. We'll be glad to hear from you!
The Medical Billing and Coding professional, also referred to as a Medical Biller, is the person responsible for the prompt and accurate medical billing and coding of medical insurance claims. As the person in charge of billing, the Medical Biller reviews the medical insurance which is presented as payment for medical treatment performed on patients.
The Medical Billing and Coding professional then processes the insurance claims by submitting them to the patient's insurance provider. This is a very important position, as the Medical Biller is ultimately responsible for the revenue of the medical facility.
The Medical Billing and Coding specialist:
- Submits documentation of care to insurance companies
- Handles day-to-day medical billing procedures
- Completes medical insurance claim forms
- Schedule appointments
- Explain insurance benefits to patients
- Processes bills to insurance companies
Upon graduation, you will be qualified to work as a Medical Biller and Coder in places such as: Hospitals, Private Doctor Offices, Dental Offices, Home Health Agencies, Medical Equipment Suppliers, Clinics, Chiropractic Offices, Drug Treatment Centers, Insurance Companies, Laboratories, Group Medical Practices, Physical Therapy Offices, Clinics, HMO's, Pharmacies, Optical Stores, Surgical Suppliers, Ambulance Companies, Nursing Agencies, MRI Centers, Testing Facilities, Nursing homes. Medical billers can also work for the insurance company itself reviewing insurance claims.
Candidates interested in becoming medical billers should not have a prior criminal record for forgery, stealing company funds, insurance fraud or any other financial crimes. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are needed because there is a lot of interaction with patients, co-workers, insurance companies and health care professionals.
Yes, we have many out-of-state students who pursue study at the Manhattan Institute. We do not charge out-of-state students a higher tuition. Our Midtown Manhattan location makes it easy for students from the tri-State area - Long Island, Westchester, New Jersey, and even Connecticut and Eastern Pennsylvania. We have had students from all over the United States study with us. New York City is a great place to live, and even a better one when you pursue an education - at the Manhattan Institute.
Yes, the Manhattan Institute is approved to accept foriegn students and can help you obtain an I-20 student visa if you qualify. We do not charge foreign students higher tuition.
Our New York City location gives our foreign students a wonderful opportunity to take in all the culture and wonders Manhattan has to offer, while pursuing their education.
No, the Manhattan Institute is not a college or university. We are a NYS licensed and nationally accredited career school. Our classes are career-focused and feature both classroom and practical education. We think you'll like the difference!
No, The manhattan Institute does not offer student housing. For low cost housing in New York, we suggest you visit: http://www.heartsandminds.org/housing.htm.
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