Medical Coding and Reimbursement Specialist

The Medical Coding & Reimbursement Program prepares students to work in a physician-based billing and coding function. Students in this program learn to:

  • Read medical records
  • Apply codes for procedures, services and diagnoses
  • Create claims for physician payment
  • Troubleshoot payment programs  

The average salary for certified coding and billing professionals is $46,819*.

*as reported by the 2015 Salary Survey by AAPC 

Program Information:

Medical Coding and Reimbursement Specialist Curriculum Guide
Academic Program Plans (APP)

For more information about this program, give us a call!

Kevin B. Shields, BS, RHIT, CPCO, CCS, CPC, COC, CCS-P, CPC-P, CPC-I
INTERIM Academic Program Coordinator:
Office:  Health Sciences Hall, Room 484
Phone:  502-213-2655
Email:  kevin.shields@kctcs.edu

Kristi Couch, RHIA, CPC, CCA, CHP, CHA
INTERIM Clinical Education Coordinator:
Office:  Health Sciences Hall
Phone:  502-213-2221
Email:  KCOUCH0033@kctcs.edu

Allied Health Division Office: 502-213-4200 or 502-213-4296 



Gainful Employment Disclosure Information:

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