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:

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

  • Kevin B. Shields, BS, RHIT, CPCO, CCS, CPC, COC, CCS-P, CPC-P, CPC
    • INTERIM Academic Program Coordinator
    • Office: Health Sciences Hall, Room 484
    • Phone: 502-213-2655
    • Email:
  • Kristi Couch, RHIA, CPC, CCA, CHP, CHA
    • INTERIM Clinical Education Coordinator:
    • Office: Health Sciences Hall
    • Phone: 502-213-2221
    • Email:
  • Allied Health Division Office:
    • 502-213-4200 or
    • 502-213-4296

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