Medical coding salaries range from $38,000-$125,000 depending on the years of experience. As a nationally-certified professional coder, you will learn healthcare diagnosis codes, anatomy, physiology, procedures, medical services and medical equipment.
Louisiana Healthcare Institute provides a “gold standard” education in healthcare compliance, reimbursement and medical coding. With over 18 years of experience within the industry, our background and knowledge can assist any healthcare organization or individual meet their desired goals.
Certified professional coders are individuals who are highly valued within the healthcare community. They are individuals with added knowledge and experience to uphold healthcare coding guidelines, conventions and reimbursement procedures. Coders are taught to read and review medical records and to translate documentation into diagnosis and procedure codes. The codes are sent to the insurance carriers utilizing healthcare reimbursement guidelines and procedures. Upon processing of the codes, healthcare professionals are reimbursed based on the insurance carrier’s fee schedule.