Jan 042013
 Posted by on January 4, 2013

The College’s Workforce Development Institute and its newest training partner, DeVry University, introduce Certified Coding Specialist-Physician (CCS-P), exam preparation, beginning Feb. 4.

This 32-week online-hybrid program prepares students for the CCS-P certifying exam, administered by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).

Training includes:

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Medical Terminology
  • Pharmacology & Medical Treatment
  • ICD Coding (I – III)
  • CPT Coding
  • Health Insurance & Reimbursement
  • Legal/Regulatory Issues
  • Review, drills, test-taking strategies and mock exams


  • Course begins Feb. 4, 2013, and will last 32 weeks.
  • This 288-hour online-hybrid course will be taught in a convenient online format, plus four weekend classroom sessions.
  • The four in-person weekend sessions will be held on  Feb. 8-9, April 5-6, May 31-June 1 and July 19-20 at the Albany Extension Center, 175 Central Avenue.

TUITION:  $5,595, including course materials. Group discount is available.

REGISTRATION: Student must register by Jan. 18 for the Feb. 4 course start date.

• For more information, e-mail wdi@hvcc.edu.

• To REGISTER, call (518) 629-4235 or (518) 629-4827.