Become a Healthcare Administration Professional

The Greensboro Healthcare Administration Professional online program will prepare you for a dynamic career in the healthcare field.

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25 Weeks

Program Length

CMAA, MCBC, CEHRS

Certifications

$5,000.00

TUITION

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What does a Healthcare Administration Professional do?

Healthcare Administration Professionals are responsible for providing support in areas such as billing, insurance, medical records and compliance. 

Students who complete the Healthcare Administration Professional program will be comfortable with healthcare compliance, medical terminology and best practices for insurance and billing. They will also be prepared to tackle a wide array of tasks, including electronic record keeping, front office procedures and managing healthcare regulation and laws.

Where does a Healthcare Administration Professional work?

Healthcare Administration Professionals work in a variety of settings, including hospitals, urgent care centers, geriatric, maternity and pediatric offices as well as outpatient units. The daily role of an administration professional will include data processing, billing and coding as well as frequent communication with patients and insurance companies.

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  • Training Materials Provided

Healthcare Administration Professional

Outcomes

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Healthcare Administration Professionals have a predicted employment growth of over 32% by 2030, which is significantly faster than many other job categories. Employers will be seeking qualified candidates who are knowledgeable in electronic record keeping, billing and regulatory issues.

  • The salary for a Healthcare Administration Professional ranges from $32,000 to $90,000
  • Healthcare Administration Professionals will have the skills and understanding needed to work in many different healthcare settings
  • Upon program completion, students have a thorough comprehension of electronic medical records, medical terminology and insurance billing and processes.

Skills Learned

Students in the Greensboro Healthcare Administration program will complete a full scope of curriculum over 25 weeks in order to master the expertise needed to successfully launch their healthcare administration career. Some of the skills gained include:

  • Understanding regulatory laws and compliance
  • Appropriate electronic record monitoring and auditing
  • Understanding of insurance plans and practices
  • Recognizing and using appropriate billing codes
  • Performing front of office procedures and organization

Courses - 25 Weeks

Professionalism in Allied Health

Medical Office Procedures and Administration

Introduction to Human Anatomy and Medical Terminology

Electronic Health Records

Microsoft Office Basics

Insurance and Billing, and Coding Essentials

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Healthcare Administration Professional Job Possibilities

Healthcare and
Medical Insurance Specialist

$32,000 – $66,000

ESTIMATED SALARY

Insurance Billing
Specialist

$28,000 – $48,000

ESTIMATED SALARY

Physician
Biller

$30,000 – $90,000

ESTIMATED SALARY

Certification Information

Upon completion of the program, students will be prepared to sit for one of several exams, including Medical Coder and Biller Certification (MCBC), Certified Medical Administration Assistant (CMAA) and Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist (CEHRS). Earning these national certifications demonstrates to future employers that you have mastered the skills and knowledge necessary to work successfully as a Healthcare Administration Professional.

MCBC

Medical Coder and Biller Certification

This certification proves that you are qualified to begin a career in medical coding and billing.

CMAA

Certified Medical Administrative Assistant

The Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) certificate helps you gain the skills to provide administrative support in a medical setting. Demonstrate your expertise in the field and become qualified for a number of administrative duties, as well as direct contact with patients in clinical settings.

CEHRS

Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist

This certification ensures that you understand how to properly handle patient health records. 

Healthcare Administration Professional Online Training Tuition Options

In addition to the following payment options, we offer special corporate volume pricing. Visit the Corporate page for details.

Pay in full using any major credit card, PayPal or Venmo. Select “credit card” as your payment option. 

 

     

Apply for PayPal Credit and pay zero interest if your balance is paid in full within 6-months. Complete a quick application and you’ll receive a credit decision within seconds. 

 

Pay for your training with an education loan through Sallie Mae. Follow the below steps to begin your registration process.

Complete the course registration process to reserve your seat.

 

Many employers have education programs or will pay for continued education! Select "Corporate Invoice" if you need an invoice to process payment through company training tuition assistance/reimbursement plans. 

 

Download the free brochure below to your HR representative or manager and show them the benefits of gaining additional education!

Apply for a workforce grant through NCWorks and get all or part of your training paid for! Complete the course registration process on this site to reserve your seat. Select “NCWorks Grant” as your payment option. 

Pay in Full

$5,000

one time cost

Pay in full using PayPal

Pay in full for your program using PayPal, Venmo or a credit card. 

Payment Plan

$5,000

INSTALLMENTS

Flexible payment option

Choose PayPal Credit at checkout to receive no-interest payments if paid in full in 6 months.

Tuition Assistance

$5,000

company invoice

Use employer sponsored payment

We accept employer sponsored payments including tuition assistance/reimbursement.

Do you need help paying for your certification program?

Many employers offer education assistance programs. Download the brochures to show your employer the benefit of upskilling their employees.

PROGRAM COMPARISONS


Greensboro College

Community College

Program & Tuition Cost

$5,000 average

Up to $20,000

Exam Fees, Books & Materials

Included

Up to $750

Job Ready In

3–6 months

24–48 months

Schedule Flexibility

On-demand 24/7

Set class schedule

Travel Requirements

None: 100% online

On-campus classrooms

Student Support

Personal Advisors: text, call and email access

Professors: scheduled office hours

Career Coaching

Exam-tailor + soft-skill training to build well-rounded careers

Exam-based + prerequisites and electives

to meet credit

Content Delivery

3D animations, immersive environments, interactive activities, game-based learning

Professor lectures

Meet Your Workforce Training Specialist

Kelly is your Workforce Training Specialist. She is here to help you understand the program, payment options and succeed! Get in touch with Kelly to learn more about the program, Greensboro College and how to achieve your workforce development goals!

FAQ

You will complete the courses in this program over 25 weeks, making students job-ready in six months. The program is flexible, allowing for assignments to be completed anytime, from anywhere, 24/7.

Ideal candidates for this online program are highly organized individuals who have excellent critical thinking skills, are able to effectively multitask and are both independent and flexible.

Someone in a Healthcare Administration Professional role can expect to spend a good deal of their day processing billing and insurance paperwork, along with data entry, medical record review and addressing patient questions.

Healthcare Administration Professionals can use their training and expertise as a stepping stone to other opportunities, including Health Care Manager, Healthcare and Medical Insurance Specialist and Physician Biller.

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