CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL CODER

(CPC)

Certified Professional Coders translate physician notes, laboratory and radiology results into medical code so those services can be billed or reimbursed properly and in full. This must be done that ensures compliance with laws and regulations and protects the privacy of the patient’s health information.

EDUCATION REQUIRED

You must pass a 150-question exam; you are eligible to take the exam if you have two years of medical coding experience, an associate degree is recommended but not required.

PLACES OF EMPLOYMENT
  • Hospitals

  • Physician practices

SALARY RANGE

$16.22 - $24.18

For more information on this program, visit the Education page

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