In your position as an Insurance Coding Specialist, you play
an integral role in your employer’s office. You help make
it possible for your employer to collect monetary reimbursements
from patient insurance providers.
You will assess patient records and classify levels of claims
for reimbursement using detailed healthcare coding systems.
Your work is essential to the success of your employer’s medical
In Kansas City, we have both day and evening programs available.
program is 30 weeks long.
program is 41 weeks long.
In addition to the realistic laboratory environment Concorde
provides, we also offer a hands-on working experience called
an externship. The externship is 4.5 weeks long for both the
day and evening programs.
guidelines, coding and billing
diagnoses and procedures
healthcare coding systems (eg. ICD-9, HCFA)
Word and Excel
Insurance Coders usually work in an office environment.
We could tell you… “Absolutely… and we have tons
of statistics and success stories to share with you.”
But, what we prefer to do is to encourage you to do the research
yourself. Get a copy of your local newspaper and read through
the allied health job listings. Look for your potential job
category and see for yourself how many great opportunities
will be available to you when you complete your Concorde training.
Jump online and search some of the excellent job resource
websites for opportunities in your field. The jobs are out
there… so don’t wait any longer if you want to work in allied
health. Come to Concorde and we’ll prepare you quickly and
thoroughly for your new career.
Career Institute Diploma
ICS program prepares the student to sit for the
Certified Professional Coder
exam, which is endorsed by
The American Association of
are eligible to apply for National AAPC Certification.
Career Institute is accredited by the Accrediting
Commission of Career Schools
and Colleges of Technology.
We know how important this question is to most of you. We
have found that our program costs may change slightly with
each new session. For that reason, we are unable to provide
cost information on our website. We are, however, very happy
to discuss our current program costs with you personally.
Please give us a call anytime. Just tell your Representative
that you visited our website and would like information about
If you have questions about financial aid, your Representative
will tell you all about our excellent Financial
Aid staff who are here specifically to help you fund your