Excellent place to work with training given in area of coding included.
Pros: My job required concentration to insure acceptable codes were appended, .
Cons: I had been out of work for 26 weeks due to hospitalizations, did not not feel 6 weeks was enought to code in new system.
Extremely interesting reading treatment plans for patients with a cancer diagnosis. I started the day with dual coding , in ICD-10, in preparation for it's implementation on October 1st, 2015,
Continue to learn the new electronic medical record that started in March 2015. I am preparing to take the AAPC exam for ICD-10 to keep my coding credentials.
Received work by accessing my work que on the EMR and proceeded coding. If there was incomplete information, sent query to the doctor who was treating the patient.
My immediate co-worker (who shared my office) the pleasant and helpful if needed.
The hardest part of my job was to ensure complete accuracy which was possible with all the tools I had at hand.