Medical Office and Billing Specialist Training Online
So, you’re organized and looking to offer healthcare employers a valuable skillset for use in a medical office. Read on. You can get the training you need to do exactly that, at Ultimate Medical Academy.
As a UMA medical office and billing specialist student online, you’ll learn how the insurance billing process works, how to assign diagnostic medical codes, perform basic medical office duties and more. Employers are looking for the type of training UMA provides, and the job opportunities in this field continue to grow.1 If that sounds good to you, we should talk!
Why should I earn my associate degree from UMA?
Earning an associate degree from UMA can positively impact your future by making you stand out to employers and providing you with a strong platform for career growth. Let us help you gain the on-the-job skills needed to work in healthcare so you are ready to access some of the 4 million new jobs that are projected through 2022.2
Our programs include 24/7 tech support that helps you become comfortable with computers and in the online classroom. Receive guidance from your instructors and learn what it takes to start a career in the fast growing healthcare industry.2 Outside the classroom, our career services team gets you interview ready so you can start your new career and unlock an average $400,000 of additional earnings over your lifetime.3 A degree can open doors to lifelong learning and set the groundwork for future promotions. Let UMA help you change your future.
Helping you prepare for the Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) exam.
Classes at UMA help prepare you to take the Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) exam. If you meet eligibility requirements and pass this exam, you’ll get your certification which can help you stand out as an applicant. This certification is considered an addition to the career training you receive at UMA and is not required to graduate. Ultimate Medical Academy has a team in place, ready to help you focus on exam-relevant material and tutor you in areas where you might want need extra help.
Job outlook for medical office and billing specialist.
Graduates with a diploma or degree can go on to entry-level positions as a biller, billing and filing specialist, customer service representative, front office staff and more. Working environments include physician’s offices, hospitals, insurance call centers and outpatient clinics to name a few. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job opportunities in the career field for Medical Office and Billing Specialists are expected to grow 36% from 2012 to 2022.4