Medical Coding

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Digital Medical Career
Medical Coder specializes in coding patients’ medical information for insurance purposes using the CPT, HCPCS and the ICD 9 / ICD 10 coding system, an international uniform classification system that groups related diagnoses and procedures for use in medical insurance billing and statistical reporting necessary to comply with state and federal regulations. Upon successful completion of the program, the student will receive a certificate or AAS degree.


The medical coder will also gain proficiencies in written and oral communications, as well as word processing, spreadsheet, and database management software programs. Professionalism and flexibility are also stressed in the program, as employers are looking for employees who exhibit these characteristics.

Program Options:

AAS Degree



webb-brown center at cowley college

125 S 2nd St
Arkansas City, KS 67005

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This program can be completed online.

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Kansas residents can earn scholarship dollars to cover expenses associated with completing an eligible associate degree or certificate. Contact Admissions to find out more about the Kansas Promise Act scholarship.