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Updated 2 hours ago

need advice please - RHIT exam - 2546 Replies I thank you so much for your time and consideration.


Updated 1 day ago

ccs examination - 1489 Replies

[QUOTE who="Valerie"]What study resources are you using studying for the CCS-ICD-10..Thank you[/QUOTE] I am currently looking for study materials...

HIT Student

Need RHIT to interview

Hello, I am looking for an RHIT that would be willing to answer some questions about their job via email. I am doing this for a class project. It...

HIM Professional

Updated 8 days ago

Will employers accept a RHIA certification for a medical coding postion? - 1 Reply

Yes. I currently work as a medical coder and have talked to many coding recruiters. Many are looking for at least one of the following: RHIA, RHIT,...


Updated 8 days ago

CCA exam - 1649 Replies

I am taking the CCA exam the end of May. I have the 2015 prep book, is the 2016 different besides the ICD-10?


RHIA advice needed please

Hi everyone, I have some questions and in need of advice. Hopefully you can guys help! I graduated with a Bachelor's in Healthcare Administration...


Updated 11 days ago

Need Advice Regarding RHIT/RHIA Education - 363 Replies

[QUOTE who="Sonjat in Spokane, Washington"]Sana..After speaking with DeVry, I found out I would be able to transfer 21 credits from my MOS degree,...


Updated 11 days ago

Can not find a job in RHIT field/Coding - 102 Replies

"There are also "new graduate" and ED coding positions that don't require any experience. It would be a good way to get your foot in the door and a...


Updated 13 days ago

Advice from RN medical coders - 118 Replies

[QUOTE who="pih315 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama"]I have 35 years nursing experience and am interested in remote coding. I cannot quit work to go to school;...


Updated 13 days ago

Medical Coder Work Environment - 151 Replies

[QUOTE who="Keybra in Chesapeake, Virginia"]I am on a final project for an associate degree and looking for a paid intership or job. Anyone know...


Updated 13 days ago

Employability of HIT associates degree graduates - 26 Replies

I have an AS in Medical Billing/Coding. I completed a ton of research to be sure that the school I chose, gave me the background to get started. They...

Jean in hermitage

Updated 13 days ago

Need advice on medical billing/coding career - 226 Replies

[QUOTE who="Cynthia in Brooklyn, New York"]Hi Jean, congratulations on passing your CPC and getting your coding position. I need help with passing...


Updated 17 days ago

Recommendations for self-study in coding? - 56 Replies

[QUOTE who="Coder in Saint Petersburg, Florida"]The AAPC course covers only outpatient coding leading to the CPC credential. There is nothing wrong...


Updated 19 days ago

No job for a new medical coder, because I don't have 2 years experience. - 69 Replies

I wanted to know wouldI be able to get a job as a medical biller and coder now im still in medical school and I have no experience in the medical...


Updated 20 days ago


I graduated in 2008 with BS in HIM. I finally see the high importance of sitting for my RHIA. The prep books are very expensive. Is anyone who isn't...


Updated 21 days ago

Medical Coding Tutor needed! - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="yoli1016 in Killeen, Texas"]Hello, I'm taking the medical coding class online. I live in Killeen, Tx and was wondering if there is...


Updated 21 days ago

Struggling to find work as a Medical Coder - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="medcoder1 in Bayside, New York"]Any advice on how to land a job as a coder? I have completed the Career Step program, received my CPC...


Updated 22 days ago

Interview Questions for RHIT/RHIA - 7 Replies

Since you haven't started coding yet, I do have a piece of advice that helped me a lot when I was taking my coding classes: When you take your...


question on RHIT job titles

I like to know what job titles I should search for when trying to search for a job, I don't I typed in Medical information tech but rarely anything...


Updated 26 days ago

Where do I start? - 134 Replies

Hello! I am considering taking training for medical coding. I've spent much of the last week on various websites and phone calls trying to figure...

Compliant Coding Systems

Updated 1 month ago

We LOVE Training RN's and other Clinical Professionals in Medical Coding - 3 Replies

Here is a great video for RNs and others with Clinical experience looking to get into coding easily.

Compliant Coding Systems

Updated 1 month ago

So much info, don't know what to trust... - 7 Replies

Some valid points. Coding is not like using a telephone book. There are very specific guidelines that must be understood and followed. AHIMA is one...

Parish Wolfe

Updated 1 month ago

Any Other Unemployed CCI at Johns Hopkins Grads? - 17 Replies

I attended CCI @ JHU in 2008 and was unable to find a job in the field I studied.

Compliant Coding Systems

Updated 1 month ago

Medical coder reply - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Theresa Harris in Riverside, California"]I was going to be in medical coder but I don't think it will be worth it because too much...


Updated 1 month ago

Can Medical assistant land a entry level coder job - 1 Reply

If you want to get a CCS certification through AHIMA you need to have taken the following courses: anatomy & physiology, pathophysiology,...

Miya Baylor

Updated 1 month ago

Coding books for sale - 3 Replies

Hi, Do you have 2016 medical coding bundle? I'm trying to sit for my exam and the books are really expensive.

vandaniels in Grafton, West Virginia

Updated 2 months ago

Do I need my RHIT credentials in order to get a job in medical billing - 50 Replies

I graduated almost 3 years ago with an Assoiate in Health Information Technology but have still not taken the RHIT exam. I am still looking for work...

Judy in Fort Myers, Florida

Updated 2 months ago

allied school for medical coding and billing - 82 Replies

This is a question related to allied school online. What is the cost of tuition for this program?

Frustrated RHIT in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 2 months ago

Remote coding jobs....don't bother - 250 Replies

Don't bother looking for remote coding jobs. They are all being sent overseas. Don't believe me? Look in the back of the AAPC magazine, which...

georgie in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 2 months ago

B.S. in HIM and RHIA Certifiication but can't get a job - 14 Replies

Hello, I have a degree in HIM and my RHIA certification. However, every job is requiring 2-3 year experience in medical coding. I need tips on how...

mikar3 in Smyrna, Tennessee

Updated 2 months ago

RHIA or RHIT willing to interview? - 9 Replies

Hi. I'm a current HIT student and have a report due. Would anyone with a RHIA or RHIT credential be will to let me interview them?

Mmca in Maine

Do most big medical coding companies work just weekdays?

I've been coding for a small hospital but looking to start coding remotely. I've had an offer but it involves working one weekend a month or always...

Michelle78 in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 2 months ago

Medical Billing/Coding/Transcription - 1 Reply

I am a mom struggling to find a job to fit my custody arrangement and for years I have thought about medical billing and coding, or...

SailorsMom in Melbourne, Florida

Updated 2 months ago

The Andrews School - Medical Coding - 48 Replies

I'd like to hear from students of this online program for medical coding. They are not accredited by AHIMA but claim they prepare you for their CCS...


Updated 2 months ago

Advice on Coding Certification - 1 Reply

Hi Lori, Since you have so many years of coding experience, you probably only need a study guide for either exam - provided you are comfortable...

Jennifer White in Mcdonough, Georgia

Updated 3 months ago

Entry-Level Medical Records, Coding, Billing Employment - 86 Replies

I live in the Flint Michigan area and am looking for entry level employment in the area of medical records, coding, or billing. I have an...

Lori in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Updated 3 months ago

Is Coding & Billing Being Outsourced Overseas? - 88 Replies

Is outsourcing of medical billing and coding to India becoming a growing trend? I just passed my CPC (yesterday :)} and I am interviewing for jobs. ...

Neroadtrip in Apopka, Florida

Coding Education

I am looking into getting my coding certification. I'm not sure what direction to go to start. I've pretty much ruled out the online career...

ptrang1987 in dallas, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

Health information technology degree - 1 Reply

Hello all, I plan to apply for the health information technology program at my local community college. My question is,is it worth it? As far as...

NdigoMojo in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 3 months ago

Home Health Coding - 1 Reply

Does anyone have any advice on home health coding? I have my RHIT and could never land an entry level coding job. Ended up getting a medical record...

Q101 in South Carolina

Training certification and getting experience

Hello everyone! I am researching getting into Medical coding and billing. 1. Because of my current schedule, I am looking for online training....

MsBarnes in Kentucky

Updated 4 months ago

Is AAPC worth the money? Please help! - 7 Replies

***A little info on my situation and my question***** I am in dire need of help. I have a seasonal job that ends in mid October, it doesn't start...

IPCoder2Be in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Updated 4 months ago

Medical Coding - 4 Replies

I just don't know where to begin. I am currently looking into the Medical Coder CCC at Hillsborough Community College or just completing the program...

Sammiesma in Louisburg, Kansas

Updated 4 months ago

Review of CPC Coding Certification Blitz - 50 Replies

I bought the 2012 blitz videos to help prepare to take the CPC exam. If you are looking for a sure way to pass the exam that is not what she offers...

Renee in Carolina Beach, North Carolina

Medical coding student conducting an interview for school

Hello! I am currently enrolled in school for Medical Coding. One of our assignments is to interview people in the Medical Coding profession. I...

dboyz0123 in Youngstown, Ohio

Updated 4 months ago

Health Information Management or Information Science? - 4 Replies

Hi, I got my BS degree in Environmental Health. I'm very interested in Health Informatics, but I don't have experience neither in healthcare nor IT...

Leidy r in miami, Florida

Updated 4 months ago

Coding Positions - 319 Replies

We are looking for Medical coders willing to travel in your area. These jobs pay very well. We also have remote jobs available. Please send RESUME...

Leidy r in miami, Florida

Updated 4 months ago

Looking for part time remote coding position - 2 Replies

hi I have 3 years of inpatient coding experience, i have CCS credentialing and ICD 10 training. My quality and productivity have always been at or...

msluyter@*****.*** in Sparta, New Jersey

Updated 5 months ago

Just obtained CPC-A - 6 Replies

I passed my exam late December, and have been submitting applications in my area, but so far no luck. Is there anyone from my area that knows of a...

Cosmogal in Leesburg, Florida

Updated 5 months ago

Employers -- How do you look at degrees from Devry, University of Phoenix, and other similar schools? - 10 Replies

Employers -- How do you look at degrees from Devry, University of Phoenix, and other similar schools? I am wondering how employers look at these...

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