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Information Management Technician with Medical Billing and Coding

The Information Management Technician with Medical Billing and Coding one-year professional certification program at Lackawanna College gives each student a full understanding and knowledge of Microsoft Office, including an Introduction to Computers and Advanced Computers.

Each student also receives instruction in Business Communications, Human Resource Management, Introduction to Management, Math of Finance, Accounting 1 & 2, Quickbooks, and Customer Service Skills.

Also in the Information Management Technician program, students will spend 19 weeks (475 hours) in a certification program learning Medical Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology, Insurance, Billing and Coding, and other useful skills to work in a medical environment.

You can apply to the program now or learn more about it below.

Why Enroll in Our Information Management Technician with Medical Billing and Coding Certification Program?

Lackawanna’s Information Management Technician program instills in students the necessary knowledge to prepare for Microsoft Office certification exams in each application (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Outlook) as well as for the Certified Coding Assistant (CCA) exam.

An Information Management Technician with Medical Billing and Coding professional certification from Lackawanna College prepares students to have the skills necessary to obtain a position in a variety of office settings such as: hospital receptionist, dental secretary, medical record and health information technician, along with many other options within the health and wellness industry.

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant

What Is Involved in Our Information Management Technician with Medical Billing and Coding Certification Program?

Information Management is an important pillar of the healthcare industry and is absolutely essential to operate any well-run business. Lackawanna College’s Information Management Technician program has been meticulously crafted to equip students with a comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Office, while also providing a thorough business communications education and introduction to management, business ethics, customer service skills, and more.

This medical account certification program costs $28,520 and runs 1,600 hours (25 hours per week for 68 weeks), after which a one-year certificate is awarded.

In addition, the students will spend 19 weeks (475 hours) in a medical accounting certification program, where they will learn medical terminology, insurance, and the latest billing and coding standards.

The program’s schedule runs like this:

  • Mondays and Wednesdays are remote and run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Tuesdays and Thursdays are on campus and run from 8 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Upon completing the Information Management Technician program, Lackawanna College students will be able to work in professional medical environments such as hospitals, nursing homes, and doctor’s offices.

Why Choose Lackawanna College?

Lackawanna College’s Information Management Technician program professional certification program is affordable and designed to train or re-train students to enter the workforce prepared for the rigors and requirements of employment in an office and medical setting.

Through high-quality course structures and personalized attention from professors, students are set up to succeed with us.

Apply to Our Information Management Technician with Medical Billing and Coding Professional Certification Program

Occupations in the medical sector, especially those involved in Information Management and Accounting, come with unique challenges for which a detailed and multi-faceted education is necessary. The medical account certification program at Lackawanna College exists to develop within students the skills, confidence, and knowledge to meet those challenges head-on.

Prospective students interested in enrolling in Lackawanna’s Information Management Technician with Medical Billing and Coding certification program can learn more by contacting one of our college representatives.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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