The Remington College Medical Billing and Coding program is designed to prepare students for work as coders in doctor’s offices, clinics, hospital clerical departments and other medical or insurance settings. Students can earn a diploma in as little as nine months.1
Medical billing and coding may be a good option for people looking to work in the health care field, but who may prefer not to work directly with patients. The ideal candidate is someone who is detail-oriented, as the work involves coding various medical diagnoses and procedures.
Remington College's Medical Billing and Coding curriculum is fast-paced yet comprehensive with instruction in a broad range of topics, including:
• Medical billing systems
• Fundamentals of anatomy and physiology
• HIPAA regulations
• Medical terminology
The curriculum also includes an externship for an up-close look at the profession.2
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment for the health care services field is expected to increase by 21% from 2010 to 2020; which is faster than the national average.3
Remington College encourages students in the Medical Billing and Coding Diploma Program to take a certification exam, and the cost for the first exam is included in the price of tuition.4
Remington College-Honolulu Campus is located at 1111 Bishop Street Suite 400 in Honolulu.
About Remington College: Non-profit Remington College, headquartered in Lake Mary, FL operates 16 college campuses throughout the United States offering career focused diploma, bachelor and associate degree programs in a variety of career fields. For more information, please visit remingtoncollege.edu. For the latest news about Remington College, visit facebook.com/remingtoncollege. Remington College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs and other school administered programs. For Disclosures of tuition costs, on-time graduation rates, median loan debt, placement rates and occupational information, go to, http://www.remingtoncollege.edu/hpro-cert-disclosures/.
1Program completion times may vary based on individual performance/circumstances. Individual results may vary. Employment is not guaranteed for students or graduates. Certification/licensure may be required.
2 Must meet minimum GPA requirements for externship program.
4 Certain rules and restrictions apply.
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