College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Road
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
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Did you know our Lead Coordinator at the La Plata campus was a Kid' and Teen College student, became a counselor, then an assistant coordinator, a teacher of our courses and then a coordinator. That is dedication to our program. Thank you to Sarah Massie for all your hard work.
The following is a class that MAY be offered. To see if this class is among our current offerings, please see our schedule of classes.
This course familiarizes the student with the business mechanics of the medical office. Medical offices can include, but are not limited to, physician’s offices, clinics, laboratories, hospitals medical departments, hospital admitting departments, hospital administrative departments, and insurance and billing companies. Focus on the steps necessary from patient registration to processing a medical claim. Discuss patient relations and how to recognize medical insurance types. Course culminates in sitting for national certification. Textbook required.
Prerequisite: Students must have a high school diploma or equivalent to sit for the certification exam. Recommend typing skills of 25 WPM.
|HTH-9660||tuition: $162/ fees: $195||3.0 CEUs
||Th 5:30PM – 9PM
Jan 8 – Feb 12
Kelly Winters, MSN, RN, CPP