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Academics at River Parishes Community College

River Parishes Community College, Academic Affairs, includes all technical and transfer credit programs, library services, and college-wide institutional effectiveness. Academic Affairs supports the mission of RPCC through providing leadership, quality service, and instruction that leads to technical certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees for transfer or the workforce.

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Medical Coding Specialist

The Medical Coding Specialist certificate program prepares you for a career in hospitals, clinics and physicians’ offices.  Medical coders assign diagnosis and procedure codes for insurance billing, and are responsible for ensuring accurate reimbursement for medical services and supplies provided to clients.  Gain the skills that you need to become a valued member of the medical office team!

This degree can be earned through traditional seated classes, online, and hybrid classes.
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You can increase your earning potential by attaining the Certified Coding Specialist rating through AHIMA (American Health Information Management Association).

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Online classes at RPCC resumed Monday, March 30. Please check RPCC Coronavirus Response for updates, frequently requested contact information, and public information.
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