Physician Office Coding and Billing

The College of DuPage Health Information Technology (H.I.T.) program offers a certificate to help prepare students to code and bill for physician offices. Physician Office Coding and Billing graduates are employed in physician offices, billing companies and insurance offices. They may even work from home.

Certification in Physician Office Coding and Billing can be obtained after coursework with a usual minimum of two years of full-time coding and billing experience. The credentials CCS-P (Certified Coding Specialist for Physicians) may be obtained after passing the certification exam offered by the American Health Information Management Association, located in Chicago. CCS may be obtained for the Acute and Ambulatory certificates.

Certificate Information
Course Descriptions
Admissions Packet

Gainful Employment Information

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If you are interested in learning more about this program, please

    1. Attend an advising session
                   and/or
    2. Visit a Health Career Program Advisor by calling (630) 942-2259 to make an appointment.
    3. For information or general inquiries, please send an email to healthcareadvising@cod.edu. (Please use above phone number only to schedule an appointment. Do not send an appointment request to this email).

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