Medical Billing and Coding Program

Become a Medical Biller and Coder Specialist in Under 9 Months.

Healthcare reimbursement has been changing and evolving at an alarming pace. Having staff that is knowledgeable and skilled in navigating these changes of billing and coding for a practitioners' services is an invaluable asset. You can learn the ins and outs of this ever-changing world and how to stay current with the medical reimbursement trends by investing in education with us at Sochi.

The 900 Clock Hour Medical Billing and Coding Specialist Program at Southern California Health Institute (SOCHI) provides the student with training in all areas of medical billing and coding procedures for outpatient settings. The program’s educational materials are designed to prepare the student for entry level employment in the field.

Hands on experience with electronic health records and billing and coding simulation software gives students the confidence to meet the challenges of medical reimbursement in today's rapidly growing and changing industry. The program also offers training in anatomy, physiology, medical terminology, the business of a medical office, as well as familiarizing you with all the diagnostic and procedural codes of the CPT, ICD-10 and HCPCS and how to use these tools to successfully bill and collect payments for outpatient services. The capstone consists of a 150 hour externship in a professional setting that will prepare the student for placement.

Completion of the courses will prepare you for basic entry level work in billing and if you excel there, it may lead you to higher levels of employment available to medical coders.

How to Become a Medical Biller and Coder?

  • Employment Opportunities
  • Job Growth
  • Physician Offices
  • Hospitals
  • Ambulatory Surgery Centers
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities
  • Insurance Carriers
  • Dental Offices
  • Collections

Projected job growth is faster than average through 2022 (22%)*

Median salary in California is $40,300.00*

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