A.A.S. In Health Care Administration (60 credits)

Mandl’s health care administration programs offer the best choices for medical billing and coding certifications in New York. We prepare students for the field with a combination of real-world business and health information technology skills. You will gain a competitive advantage in launching your new career, and finding work opportunities within the health care industry.

The Associate in Applied Science degree program in Health Care Administration at the Mandl School – College of Allied Health provides students with an in-depth understanding of the essential skills needed to earn medical billing and coding certifications. Our program includes comprehensive training in sophisticated administration and high level technical skills tailored to meet the current and future needs of our country. The curriculum focuses on up-to-date, real world legislative and regulatory issues related to the data entry and coding practices of health care administrators. It also provides a complete look at the financial aspects of health care administration and covers topics including reimbursement and coding and billing.

Students who successfully complete our program and earn their medical billing and coding certifications are prepared for rewarding carers such as admitting clerk, medical billing specialist, medical records clerk, medical secretary, medical administrative assistant, physicians office assistant, and many more. The program also provides the firm academic foundation needed to pursue advanced studies and higher degrees in the future.

These career choices are highly attractive for a number of reasons. As the fastest growing industry in the U.S., job stability is very good. The Occupational Outlook Handbook predicts a faster than average growth rate for the choice occupations of our students, more than 34 percent through 2018. With competitive starting salaries ranging from $30,000-$40,000+ and fantastic growth potential, the medical billing and coding certifications you earn are sure to be an asset. The rewarding experience that comes with serving your community and helping those in need is second to none, and the prestige associated with being an active part of the professional medical workforce is certainly gratifying.

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