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Medical Billing & Coding School in Philadelphia

With the healthcare industry in Philadelphia continuing to grow, it will continue to rely upon professionals of all kinds to handle the workload that comes with each patient. Medical billing and coding is a rewarding career that is an integral role in the healthcare system as a whole. Through our affordable Medical Billing and Coding online program, you can earn your career diploma as you prepare for your certification exam in as little as 10 months. A career in medical billing and coding also offers most employees the option to work from home, adding to its appeal for those seeking a flexible work schedule.

Prepare for your Medical Billing & Coding Certification

Our nationally accredited online training program can help you prepare for the Medical Billing and Coding certification exams you need to become a Certified Medical Billing and Coding professional. These include the Certified Billing & Coding Specialist (CBCS) exam offered by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA),¹ the Certified Professional Coder (CPC) exam offered by AAPC (American Academy of Professional Coders), and the Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam offered by the AHIMA (American Health Information Management Association). Through the Billing and Coding Professional Certification Exam Review course, you’ll review and have the opportunity to complete exams that align with what you’ll find on the CPC exam.

In addition to engaging, well-structured lessons, your tuition includes a voucher to cover the cost of the CBCS exam ($115 value).

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Medical Billing & Coding Careers in Philadelphia

If you’re looking for a rewarding career in Philadelphia where you can work from home, our medical billing and coding program can help get you there. With an online program, you can learn the skills and knowledge you need to help you take the first steps toward an entry level medical billing and coding job. With an average annual salary of $44,434² as a medical billing and coding specialist in Philadelphia and an expected job growth of 11% by 2028 nationwide, now is a great time to get into the medical billing and coding field. Join the 95% of alumni who say they are satisfied with the medical billing and coding training they received from Penn Foster’s nationally accredited program today!

Medical Billing and Coding Classes in Philadelphia

You can learn how to become a medical billing and coding specialist with ICD-10 coding courses at the basic and intermediate levels, which will build the foundation of your coding knowledge. You’ll solidify what you know and learn advanced coding in the Billing and Coding Professional Certification Exam Review, which can also help you prepare to sit for industry standard exams. With your exam based on the actual CPC test, you’ll feel ready to tackle the next step after your education: Medical Billing and Coding certification.

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Medical Billing & Coding Pricing

Learn more about the pricing information for our Medical Billing & Coding program as well as the payment options you may choose from. Your tuition also includes a voucher to sit for the Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) exam, offered by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA). This voucher covers the cost of the CBCS exam ($115 value) and is available after you graduate.
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Meet Ashley Angela full-time single mom who sought training in a profession that would allow her to work from home. Hear about what led her to choose Penn Foster.
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Medical Billing and Coding Jobs in Philadelphia

Earning an education in medical billing and coding can help you take the first step toward a new career in the robust healthcare field. There are a range of jobs under the medical billing and coding umbrella such as specialist, billing manager, medical billing supervisor, billing analyst and even more. With Penn Foster's Online Medical Billing and Coding Diploma program, you can learn foundational knowledge and get insight into the prerequisite courses that can be beneficial when you join the medical workforce. Trained Medical Billing and Coding professionals find jobs in a variety of medical and healthcare environments, such as offices of physicians, hospitals, insurance and administrative companies, and skilled nursing facilities. Being home to several major medical centers, Philadelphia is an opportune market for prospective medical billing and coding professionals!
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