Medical Coding & Billing Program
Train to Become a Valued Medical Billing and Coding Professional in Maine
- Full & Part Time Programs Available
- FLEX-TRAIN – Work at your own pace – customize the program to fit your life
- This is one of the few healthcare occupations in which there is no hands-on patient care
Prepare to Pursue a Career that Contributes to Health & Wellness while working from a Comfortable Office Setting
Medical Billing and Coding professionals provide an essential service to the healthcare industry while most often working in a calm and comfortable office environment. Professionals in this field create and manage important medical documentation. In a Medical and Coding position, your accurate records ensure individuals receive the best care and the proper insurance.
If you’re looking for a professional office career that offers meaningful, rewarding work opportunities, Medical Billing and Coding could be an excellent career path for you.National Certification. National Certification is recognized throughout the industry and let’s employers know how capable you are.
Employment Settings of Qualified Billing & Coding Professionals
Successful graduates of this program are qualified to pursue entry-level Medical Coding & Billing positions in a variety of interesting medical environments, including:
- Physicians’ Offices
- Ambulatory Centers
- Healthcare Organizations
- Insurance Companies
Becoming a Confident Medical Billing Professional
As a graduate of this program, you’ll enter the professional world with self-confidence, secure in the knowledge that you have the necessary skills to serve clients/patients and impress employers. In this program you’ll learn important medical billing and coding skills, including:
- HIPAA & Legal Aspects
- Electronic Health Records
- Medical Terminology
- Medical Billing
- Medical Coding
- The Microcomputer and its Applications
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Pharmacology for Allied Health
- Professional Development for Allied Health
- Business Writing
This program is designed to develop skills in ICD, CPT, HCPCS, computerized billing, and reimbursement procedures.
“NTI not only set me up for success but they gave me the confidence I needed to enter the field of medicine. With the help from the NTI instructors and staff, I have since found the perfect job that will allow me to use all of my clinical skills NTI has given me. NTI is definitely a school I will recommend to others”
– Carly Sinyard, NTI Graduate
Full & Part-Time Schedule Options – Choose the Program that Works Best for You
Full Time: Medical Coding and Billing (800 Hours) 34 Weeks*
Students arrange a schedule with the Admissions Department to attend a minimum of 24 hours per week.
Part Time: Medical Coding and Billing 68 Weeks*
Students arrange a schedule with the Admissions Department to attend a minimum of 12 hours per week.
Successful graduates of this program are awarded a Career Diploma.
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Everyone learns differently. NTI’s exclusive “FLEX-TRAIN” was designed to address each student’s individual learning style and pace. Our unique blended learning format was created especially for adult learners, and offers a high degree of flexibility. This innovative and successful approach sets NTI apart from other schools.
Our Maine medical training programs allow you to progress through material with the aid of one-on-one instruction, multimedia software, interactive courseware, and measurement testing. And because our learning model is so flexible, NTI students can match their training schedule to the demands of their personal lives.
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» This program is offered at the following NTI campuses: Scarborough, Bangor, Lewiston
* Program length when completed in normal time.