Health Program

 Medical Coding

As a medical coding specialist you would read and interpret patients' medical records in a doctor's office or a clinic. Learn the two most commonly used codes in the U.S. for medical records: ICD-9-CM and CPT (codes that are also used in claims for Medicaid and insurance payments).


Specialists can earn a good living and need to know basic medical terminology, physiology of the human body, basics of medical/dental reimbursement requirements and have basic computer skills.


For More Information Contact:


Jean Garrison RHIT

Program Coordinator

Phone (915) 831-4074


 Information

Salary Range

El Paso: $16K - $36K/Year.

State of TX: $17K - $42K/Year.


Career Ladder Mobility

B.S., MLT


Duration of Program

2 year - Associate Program


Course Syllabi

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 Program Information Guide

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