Order OnlineRealize your professional goal of working in a medical office or starting your own coding business. With Allied’s medical coding online program, you receive high-quality program materials and personalized educational support to help your make your dreams reality. At Allied, we care about your success – we will help you complete your education and move into your new career.
At Allied, we understand that every student’s budget is unique. That’s why we provide you with payment options. Choose a payment plan that best fits your budget and work towards a rewarding career and a more
promising future - for yourself and your family.
Once you complete your coding program, take the next step – Prepare for your certification exam. Allied’s Medical Coding Online Exam Prep is designed to prepare you to pass the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) certification exam and become a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) or Certified Professional Coder—Apprentice (CPC-A).
Are you ready to get hands-on medical coding experience? Allied’s medical coding externship experience will provide you the opportunity to practice your newly developed skills under direct supervision in an actual work environment. Additionally, you’ll review the qualities needed to secure employment as a medical coder. This includes developing a targeted résumé, cover letter and follow-up/thank-you note for potential employers, as well as learning how to negotiate employment as a medical coder. Call today for complete details!
Our staff includes a team of employees that are dedicated to the success of all of our students in every Allied course. With your
medical coding online training, you have access to one-on-one
student support through e-mail, phone and fax during regular
business hours. You are not alone in your education – if
you have any questions, they are available to assist you
every step of the way.
When you successfully complete the Medical Coding Program,
you will receive a one-year membership to the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) at
no additional charge. Show
employers that you are serious about your career. You will
receive membership benefits, up-to-date news and information,
and a great networking tool for your career.
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Note: NY, ME, MN and TN students will enroll in Professional Development courses in lieu of an Externship. Please call for more details.
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At Allied, your comprehensive education in medical coding consists of three, core courses, exam prep and a hands-on externship:
1. Medical Terminology Course
2. Anatomy and Physiology Course
3. Medical Coding Course
4. Medical Coding Online Exam Prep
5. Medical Coding Externship
Each course is divided into small sections. You can establish a solid base of knowledge that continually builds up as your course progresses at a pace that meets your personal learning style and schedule. Plus, live student support will help you every step of the way. And upon successful course completion, receive an official certificate.
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Medical Terminology Course
Successful coding starts by establishing a strong foundation in advanced medical terminology. This medical coding online course will allow you to obtain a comprehensive understanding of various body systems. Learn to recognize word structure and abbreviations and decipher a word based on its root word, suffix and prefix.
Medical Terminology orients students to the accurate uses, definitions, spellings, and pronunciations of medical terms used in the healthcare field. Students will analyze terms while learning to divide them into suffixes, prefixes, and combining forms. Emphasis will be placed on relating medical terms to the structural organization of the body. Through practical applications, students will learn to link abnormal conditions and diseases with diagnostic tests and procedures. In addition, students will be introduced to common medical abbreviations, acronyms, and symbols.
Anatomy & Physiology Course
U.S. Health care is undergoing tremendous changes that will affect every medical professional, These changes include the transition to electronic health records (EHR) and implementation of the new ICD-10 coding system to replace the outdated ICD-9 coding system.
Now more than ever, medical professionals will need the skill sets to interpret a vast medical vocabulary. Therefore, during this comprehensive, state-of-the-art A&P course, students will learn the anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology of each body system so that they will be prepared for the magnitude of changes ahead.
Anatomy and Physiology will prepare students for the specificity required to interpret medical language while working as a healthcare professional. Students will acquire an in-depth knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, and laboratory medicine. The student will learn how to identify, pronounce, spell, locate, and understand anatomical terminology to describe the structure and function of the body, the major organ systems, and the relations of one part to another. The nature of disease processes, including signs, symptoms, and etiology, will be presented in detail for each organ system. Interventional treatment modalities have been linked accordingly, in addition to clinical applications, research issues and trends, and related issues about health and well-being.
Medical Coding Online Course
Enroll in Allied’s online Medical Coding course and start your future off right with on-the-job knowledge. Learning objectives for this course include common medical terms and coding practices, real-life case studies, medical charts and actual physician documentation.
The Medical Coding course focuses on learning the coding rules for the ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM, CPT, and Level II (HCPCS) coding systems and then applying these rules to code patient medical services. Allied Professional Healthcare School’s Medical Coding course will prepare students to apply the science knowledge base they acquired in the Medical Terminology and Anatomy and Physiology courses to the process of code selection. Students will learn how to use the 2015 ICD-9-CM, CPT, and HCPCS coding manuals through hundreds of practical exercises and case studies. Additionally, they will learn how to use the ICD-10-CM Draft through various applications, learn the history of ICD-10 coding, and when adoption of this code set will take place. Emphasis in this course will be placed on the coding guidelines and the official rules established for the use of the standard code sets in different health care settings. Allied Professional Healthcare School’s Medical Coding course will introduce students to coding organizations, such as the AAPC and AHIMA, and the certification exams each organization offers. Upon completion of this course, students will have the necessary skills for employment as a medical coding specialist.
Medical Coding Exam Prep
After you complete your medical program, take the next step - prepare for your certification exam. Our online prep will prepare you to pass the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) certification exam and become a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) or Certified Professional Coder - Apprentice (CPC-A).
Medical Coding Externship
The externship will provides the opportunity to practice newly developed skills under direct supervision in an actual work environment. Additionally, you’ll review the qualities needed to secure employment as a medical coder. This includes developing a targeted résumé, cover letter and follow-up/thank-you note for potential employers, as well as learning how to negotiate employment as a medical coder.
Take Your Medical Coding Online Training and Career Further
In the medical industry needs employees who can perform multiple tasks. Meet this need. Reinforce your medical coding education with a background in Electronic Health Records.
Electronic Health Records - Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, the current presidential administration aims to digitize patient health records within the next five years. Your skills will help a variety of medical organizations comply with government initiatives.
Order OnlineAre you looking for a solid and flexible career? Medical coding provides you with the opportunity to customize your career. Whether you are a current medical professional or looking to enter the medical field, you can have the freedom to set your own hours and experience a career that is diverse, challenging and rewarding. Create a stable future as a skilled medical coder.
Affordable, Self Paced
There is nothing standing between you and your medical coding education. Allied offers flexible payment plans to make your career training affordable.
The next decade is expected to bring the largest employment growth to the medical industry, more than any other industry in the U.S. Every medical diagnosis and procedure requires a code for a heath care provider to be paid by an insurance company. Due to the increasing amount of claims, experienced medical coders will be in demand to streamline the claims process. There will be opportunities as an independent contractor or as part of a medical office team in a doctor’s office, hospital, outpatient clinic, and more.
An individual who assigns codes to diagnoses and procedures to help in financial reimbursement from insurance companies.
Order OnlineAllied’s Medical Coding Program provides you with the comprehensive training to join a doctor’s office, clinic or hospital as a skilled medical coder. Learn to analyze a health care provider’s documentation and assign the right codes. Prepare to become a Certified Professional Coder! Get started today and enjoy a well-respected career that is essential to every health care office and facility. Call or click below for more information!