HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE:

 
General Information
Description of ProgramOffers an AHIMA approved coding program. Health Information Technology (HIT) is designed for individuals who are interested in working in the field of medical coding. Instruction includes courses in medical terminology, CPT coding, ICD coding, computer software applications in healthcare, reimbursement methodologies, healthcare data structure and delivery systems, anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, and pharmacology. During the final semester, all students participate in a medical coding Internship program. They intern in hospitals, physicians' offices, ambulatory care centers, and other healthcare facilities. Successful completion of the certificate prepares students to sit for the entry level national coding certification exam CCA (Certified Coding Associate) and provides the educational coursework required for the mastery coding certification exams CCS (Certified Coding Specialist) and CCS-P (Certified Coding Specialist-Physician based). Call for more detailed information.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaGarden City, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
Facility/ADA AccessAll buildings are handicapped accessible
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1One Education Drive
Physical Site City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Mailing Address 1One Education Drive
Mailing City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Main Phone(516)572-7501
Fax(516)572-8118
Web Addresswww.sunynassau.edu
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMay19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
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