Medical Billing and Coding Course

SCHEV Certified & Affordable Course in 12 Weeks!

Start Date

March 04, 2024


12 Weeks

Day Session
Deadline to Apply
February 27, 2024

Medical Billing and Coding Course at AIHST: A Pathway to Precision and Professionalism

Welcome to AIHST, where education meets innovation, and career aspirations take flight. Our Medical Billing and Coding (MBC) program is meticulously crafted to equip students with the knowledge and skills required for a successful career in the ever-evolving healthcare landscape. Let’s embark on a journey through the intricacies of our MBC course, exploring its structure, curriculum, career outlook, and the unparalleled support AIHST provides for your professional growth.

Program Overview:

Comprehensive Curriculum:

The MBC program at AIHST is designed to provide a well-rounded education covering essential aspects of medical billing and coding. Students will delve into subjects such as medical billing, basic medical coding, medical insurance, HIPAA compliance, and electronic health records. The program emphasizes real-world scenarios, ensuring graduates are prepared for the challenges of an entry-level position.

Real-world Exposure:

AIHST believes in bridging the gap between theoretical knowledge and practical application. Through clinical internships in authentic healthcare settings, students gain invaluable hands-on experience. Our internship program, facilitated by the AIHST Internship Department, ensures exposure to real-world scenarios and mentorship, preparing students for the demands of the profession.

Specialization and Certification:

  • The program’s dynamics ensure that students receive specialized training in their chosen concentrations, preparing them for the intricacies of their respective fields. This targeted approach contributes to a comprehensive skill set, making graduates not only proficient but also specialists in their domains.
  • Our commitment to seamless transitions extends to the certification path. The program is designed to align closely with the content and requirements of certification exams, facilitating a smooth transition for graduates as they undertake these assessments to further bolster their professional credentials.

Daily Duties of a Medical Biller and Coder:

  • Filing Claims and Problem Resolution:
    Our MBC graduates will be proficient in filing claims, completing insurance forms, and resolving billing issues. The program equips them with the skills to appeal denied claims and use various billing forms effectively.
  • Diagnostic and Procedural Coding:
    Students will master the art of assigning diagnostic and procedural codes using the ICD-10-CM, CPT, and HCPCS Level II coding systems. This skillset is crucial for accurate and efficient medical billing and coding processes.
  • Professional Standards:
    Our graduates will demonstrate behaviors consistent with professional standards, meeting employer expectations for entry-level positions. This commitment to professionalism is a cornerstone of the AIHST MBC program.

Program Structure and Admission:

  • Holistic Educational Experience:
    The MBC program spans three months, combining campus hours and clinical hours to provide a holistic educational experience. This ensures that students are well-prepared for the multifaceted nature of their future roles.
  • Inclusive Admission Criteria:
    To make our program accessible to dedicated individuals, we have expanded our minimum admission requirements. Prospective students with a high school diploma or equivalent are encouraged to contact our Admissions Department at +1 703-817-2968 for additional requirements tailored to individual circumstances.
  • Selective Enrollment:
    AIHST maintains high standards through a selective enrollment process. Meeting minimum requirements is essential, but admission is granted to those who not only qualify but also demonstrate the passion and dedication necessary for success in medical billing and coding.

Career Advancement and Certification:

At AIHST, we understand the importance of certification in career advancement. Our program is structured to provide a seamless pathway to certification eligibility, ensuring that graduates are well-equipped for success in the field.


At AIHST, we are committed to excellence in education, practical training, and career development. The Medical Billing and Coding Course is a gateway to a dynamic and fulfilling career. Our program offers a comprehensive curriculum, a selective enrollment process, and a clear pathway to certification, ensuring your success in the healthcare arena.

Join AIHST, where innovation meets education, and redefine your future in medical billing and coding. Elevate your skills, broaden your career opportunities, and become a leader in the field. Your success begins here.

Career Outlook:

The demand for skilled medical billers and coders is on the rise, and our program prepares students for a rewarding career. The career outlook includes a competitive salary range of $50,000 and beyond, with a projected 20% job growth in the USA from 2018 to 2028.

Technical and Health Standards for Medical Billing and Coding at AIHST

Ensuring that our graduates are not only knowledgeable but also physically and mentally prepared for the demands of the profession, we have established rigorous technical and health standards. These standards cover physical capabilities, motor coordination and dexterity, fine motor skills, eye/hand coordination, cognitive abilities, and health standards related to emotional, mental, and physical well-being.

P.S. AIHST welcomes individuals with disabilities to apply, and we are committed to exploring reasonable convenient arrangements on an individual basis to facilitate successful program completion and preparation for national certification.

These are the technical and health standards for the Medical Billing and Coding program. All students must be capable of meeting these standards.

Program Goals and Outcomes

Students are evaluated on affective, behavioral, and cognitive skills quarterly, with a benchmark of 90 (A-) expected in each category. This comprehensive evaluation, performed by clinical staff, represents cumulative growth and achievement.

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P.S. The program outcomes listed above have been provided for the purpose of meeting certain accreditation requirements. These placement rates are not being used as a marketing tool or for recruitment purposes. Past results are no guarantee of future results. 

Clinical Affiliations

In order to provide our students with a rich and comprehensive learning experience, AIHST is taking necessary measures for clinical affiliations with a variety of healthcare facilities throughout Virginia and beyond.

Clinical site placement will be done at the discretion of the Internship Department and availability of the clinical sites at the time the student is ready to begin the clinical internship. Students must  complete all required clinical paperwork on time in order to be placed at a clinical site. AIHST does not guarantee placement at a particular clinical site.

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