Posted by Jackie James
From physicians' offices to hospitals, insurance companies and public health organizations...
...There is a need for detailed, accurate individuals who can translate physical conditions, injuries and diseases, and the resulting physician evaluations, treatments, and prescriptions into the universal numeric language of coding for insurance billing and reimbursement. These professionals drive the economy of healthcare.
- PTC's Medical Coding program teaches students to become proficient in coding for physician services.
- PTC medical coding students learn the universally used CPT–4, ICD–10–CM and HCPCS diagnosis code sets.
- PTC has an advisory board of medical professionals that guides our curriculum so you learn what the healthcare field is looking for in skills and experience.
- PTC's comprehensive curriculum provides chart abstracting in three courses so students can read medical records, interpret them, and assign correct codes, a skill valuable to employers.