Certified Medical Insurance Specialist

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Are your claim follow-up procedures effective?

Are ABNs and authorizations being correctly processed?

Has your ratio of outstanding claims decreased in the last 2 years?

Are your aging reports under control?


Every practice has room for improvement. Today more than ever, your team needs proper training to focus on getting every dollar rightfully owed to the practice. This Certified Medical Insurance Specialist Program will teach you how to master the entire process, better train those around you and enhance your professional skills and value.

Learn the current guidelines and responsibilities to manage third-party provider reimbursement. The instructor will explain types of managed care plans and guidelines for working with third-party payers. Review documentation, diagnostic and procedural coding rules, and compliance. Participants will learn collection strategies, tips, and receive problem-solving guidance.

Enroll in the CMIS Certification Program online and get certified on your schedule. This program includes:

  • A series of ten pre-recorded 90-minute instructor-led sessions
  • Full course manual
  • Proctored certification exam

Registered students can access the recordings online for up to one year after the original recording date.



  • 100 questions
  • 4-hour proctored exam
  • Access to open code books

PMI’s Exam Coordinator schedules the exam in a testing center near the candidate’s location. A score of 70% or better is required to earn the CMIS certification. If the candidate does not achieve a passing grade on the first attempt, he/she may re-test for an additional fee.


This training is available on an ongoing basis to learners or businesses.  The cost of the training is $1,524.

To apply, please complete this online registration.
and email our Workforce Team


Please note that this training will be an ongoing, available option for learners or businesses who would like to pay full tuition price. Well-trained aspiring coding professionals who earn national certification improve career growth opportunities.  Contact workforce@wccc.me.edu for more information.








Washington County Community College was recently named one of the top 150 community colleges in the United States for its commitment to student success and educational excellence. Along with Maine’s six other community colleges, WCCC offers the lowest tuition and fees of any institution in New England, and serves as an educational, community, and economic development resource for Washington County and beyond by providing educational and workforce training opportunities with individualized attention to all who desire to gain technical skills, develop career specializations, engage in self-improvement, and/or prepare for transfer.


Practice Management Institute® (PMI), a trusted resource nationally for medical office teams since 1983, trains and certifies administrative professionals working in medical offices: medical office managers and staff working in coding, billing, auditing, and compliance. New and experienced professionals learn current guidelines and best practices to perform more effectively in their role. Providers and consultants involved in the business side of outpatient services also attend to understand the practical application of medical office administration guidelines.