Program Content: The Medical Coder/Biller program is designed to prepare students for employment in a variety of health care settings as an entry level coder, medical record coder, coding technician, or coding clerk, or medical coder/biller. The program includes medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, coding systems, fundamentals of disease process including pharmacology, health care delivery systems, basics of medical records services, ethical and legal responsibilities, safety/security procedures, basic data processing, and employability skills.
1. Apply to MTC at: https://manateetech.edu/apply-now/
Submit your application to access your “To-Do List.”
2. Attend a Program Information Session. Call 941.752.8100, prompts 2, 3, and 5 for more information.
3. Complete your “To-Do List” at https://www.MTCdashboard.net.
The deadline for your completed “To-Do List” is 4 weeks prior to the class start date.
Note: TABE (Test of Adult Basic Education) must be taken within 6 weeks of your admit date, unless exemption criteria has been documented.
For exemption information, see TABE exemption in the Student Handbook located here: https://www.ManateeTech.edu/handbook
Length of Program: 1110 hours – approximately 11 months full-time to complete
Industry Certification: Program graduates are prepared to earn the AAPC Certified Professional Coder (CPC®) certification.
On-time Completion Rate: 100%
For Day Class Information: Contact Amy Gates: 941.752.8100 x 2032, Email
Required Books and Materials: Medical Coder
Download State of Florida Frameworks Sheet: Medical Coder/Biller (H170529)