Exam/Certification Information

There are several certification exams that the Medical Coding Specialist Certificate I graduate may sit for:

Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) through the National Healthcareer Association (NHA). Information regarding eligibility requirements and potential ineligibility issues may be obtained from the following web link: https://www.nhanow.com/docs/default-source/pdfs/handbooks/nha-candidate-handbook4d5de88694956aeb8535ff0f00b0a11e.pdf?sfvrsn=2 

Please visit the NAH website for further information:

https://www.nhanow.com 

OR 

Certified Coding Associate (CCA)
Certified Coding Specialist (CCS)
Certified Coding Specialist – Physician Based (CCS-P)

Please visit the American Health Information Management Association ‘s (AHiMA) website for further information:

http://www.ahima.org/ 

Information regarding eligibility requirements and potential ineligibility issues may be obtained from the Candidate Guide found at the following web link:  http://www.ahima.org/certification

For More Information Contact

April Brannon
903-434-8131
abrannon@ntcc.edu