Medical Billing Certification


Medical billing certifications from Apex Career School prepare students for a career as a professional certified medical biller in the healthcare industry. Apex Career School proudly partners with the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) to enable our students to study and sit for the AAPC Certified Professional Biller (CPB) certification exam. This course of study teaches future medical billers the skills to understand, navigate and maintain all aspects of the healthcare revenue cycle, including the details of payer requirements and reimbursements. Upon passing the exam, your earned certification is recognized nationally by professionals in the industry, including employers, government organizations, physician societies and doctor offices. Holding this prestigious certification is an accolade for anyone interested in pursuing a professional career in medical billing.

Upon completing Apex’s Medical Billing Course , the student will be prepared to sit for the CPB certification exam. This certification exam tests and validates the required competencies to perform the job of a professional biller, including how to submit claims compliant with government regulations and private payer policies, following up on claim statuses, resolving claim denials, submitting appeals, posting payments and managing accounts in collection. Apex students will have multiple options for their course of study:

Medical Billing Course


Take our medical billing course without paying for the option to sit for the CPB exam or focus on getting your CPB certification. Those options can be added later. Whether you are new to medical billing and desire to take their journey one step at a time or you are a medical biller looking to take a first-rate program as a refresher, this is a great first step.

This course is useful for:

  • People who are interested in starting their journey into the world of medical billing, as a profession/career
  • People who have previously taken a medical coding course and are interested in expanding their knowledge base to medical billing, and gaining an additional CPB credential
  • People who may have had some previous education in medical billing, but would like to take it to the next level with formal training that will result in their certification
  • People who have previously taken a medical billing course and/or work in the medical billing industry and would like an educational refresher on updated and pertinent information in the industry that results in an updated certification

Medical Billing Course with Certification

This level of learning will include the medical billing course as well as a voucher to sit for the Certified Professional Biller exam. Vouchers cover 2 attempts with the exam. Upon successfully passing the exam, you will be awarded with a “Certified Professional Biller” certification.

This course is useful for:

  • People who are interested in starting their journey into the world of medical billing, as a profession/career
  • People who have previously taken a medical coding course and are interested in expanding their knowledge base to medical billing, and gaining an additional CPB credential
  • People who may have had some previous education in medical billing, but would like to take it to the next level with formal training that will result in their certification
  • People who have previously taken a medical billing course and/or work in the medical billing industry and would like an educational refresher on updated and pertinent information in the industry that results in an updated certification

Graduates who successfully earn the CPC credential have proven expertise in physician/non-physician provider documentation review, abstract professional provider encounters, coding proficiency with CPT®, HCPCS Level II and ICD-10 CM, and compliance and regulatory requirements for physician services on a national level.

Why Get Certified?


The CPB® certification confirms proficiency in the world of medical billing and demonstrates the individual’s skill level. Successful certification as a medical biller validates that the individual has a working understanding of various type of insurance plans, knowledge in applying payer policy, local and national coverage determinations in regards to successful claim submissions, proficiency in the correct application of CPT®, HCPCS Level II procedure and supply codes, and ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes used for coding and billing for medical claims, an understanding of the life cycle of a medical billing claim and much more. Upon being certified as a medical biller, you are beginning your journey towards an in-demand career within the professional medical industry.

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