Are you interested in an office-based career in the health care industry? Are you detail-oriented and analytical? Consider the Health Claims Specialist Plus program at Harris School of Business.
Do you want to pursue a career in the business side of health care? The Harris School of Business Health Claims Specialist Plus program will prepare you to work in medical billing and coding, and prepare, submit, and process medical insurance claims.
In addition to processing routine claims, a health claims specialist might also investigate pending claims and resolve medical billing discrepancies. Becoming a health claims specialist is a great way to work in a fast-growing, medically related field, especially if you prefer not to work directly with patients on a clinical level.
The Harris School Health Claims Specialist Plus program also prepares students for national certifications, a significant advantage for Harris School graduates as they enter the workplace.
A Day in the Life for Health Claims Specialist Plus
As a health claims specialist, you will handle medical billing and coding responsibilities. In a typical day, you can expect to:
- Use a computer-based system to assign codes for reimbursement
- Process insurance claims and submit to insurance companies
- Check and re-submit any claims that have been rejected
- Organize health insurance claim forms
- Input data into patient databases
- Review patient bills and statements
- Manage Electronic Health Records (EHR)
Train Close to Home
The Health Claims Specialist Plus program is available at the following campus:
For more information about this, or any other program offerings, contact the campus nearest you. Our knowledgeable staff can help you on your career path.
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