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Need advice on medical billing/coding career - 299 Replies

Give this course a look too. It has all the material/ video/ workbook and could save you some money!


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Coding Jobs without Experience - 142 Replies

Give this program a look too. It offers much the same and could save you some money.


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US Career Institute - 6 Replies

I would give this course a look too. It has everything the higher priced courses have and will save you some money!


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Review of CPC Coding Certification Blitz - 51 Replies

I've taken courses for my diploma in medical billing and coding and was 3 classes away from completing it. At that time I wasn't able to pay tuition...

Coder in Limbo

Updated 3 days ago

Can not find a job in RHIT field/Coding - 153 Replies

[QUOTE who="jennyhorner in Edmond, Oklahoma"]coderinlimbo - Have you tried applying to remote companies? The CCS is the "in demand" coding...


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Need Advice Regarding RHIT/RHIA Education - 366 Replies

How did you end up eventually with an entry level coding position 6 years ago?

Kelly Middlebrooks

Updated 4 days ago

Remote Orthopedic Coding Jobs - 9 Replies

Currently work as a medical coder/biller/office manager for physical therapy clinic. I have been here now for 11 years. Before this I worked as...


Updated 5 days ago

Remote coding jobs....don't bother - 258 Replies

Totally exhausted. Bachelors degree in HIM . 19 years experience. Certified. Now, my job taken over to India. I'm a single mom. And now...


Updated 8 days ago

need advice please - RHIT exam - 2741 Replies

[QUOTE who="Annie in Millington, Michigan"]Sure :-) I went to Davenport University and I took a combination of online and in-seat classes. I had a...


Updated 8 days ago

We LOVE Training RN's and other Clinical Professionals in Medical Coding - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="Compliant Coding Systems in Las Vegas, Nevada"]Compliant Coding Systems, with its staff of Medical Coders, RN's, and MD provides the...


Best way to get into medical coding

I have been working as a medical receptionist for about 4 years. At my current job I enter cpt codes and drop claims for office visits, xrays, and...


Updated 11 days ago

coding remotely outside US - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="sarah in Sanford, North Carolina"]Hello, I'm wondering if you ever found a company who allows remote coding outside of the US? I'm in the...


Billing and coding: degree or certification??

I'm a certified medical assistant but I want to do billing and coding. I'm scouring the Internet for classes at the moment. My only option is online...


Updated 14 days ago

Already have a college degree. But getting Coding Certificate. What does that make me? - 30 Replies

I have a bachelors in science of Health information management. I also have a diploma for medical coding. I have been away from coding since 2013 I...


College only offers a Certificate in Coding - Worth getting?

What I want to know is, from people who are in medical coding, the answer to these questions: 1) Not much patient contact - but how about contact...


Updated 15 days ago

New Graduate with no where to turn............... - 59 Replies

[QUOTE who="kbrown1815@*****.*** in Wiggins, Mississippi"]I am a Certified Medical billing and Coding Specialist, I graduated June 2008 with a 4.0...

Real, live coder

Updated 16 days ago

The Andrews School - Medical Coding - 58 Replies

[QUOTE who="Jay Ann in Jacksonville, Florida"]How was the career step program and did you complete it? Did you get employed afterwards? I am looking...


Updated 26 days ago

Where do I start? - 152 Replies

We partnered with the AAPC. The Medical Coding class is online featuring the AAPC curriculum. You will log into our portal courtesy of the AAPC and...


Updated 26 days ago

Internship Positions - 30 Replies

[QUOTE who="Kristin Lawver in Fairfield, Ohio"]Hello Everyone! I am a current medical billing and coding student. This is my last semester until I...


Updated 26 days ago

Medical Coding Mentor - 3 Replies

we offer mentorships and internships (remote to gain experience.) Go to We also have an online coding...


Updated 26 days ago

Recommendations for self-study in coding? - 79 Replies

We partnered with the AAPC. The Medical Coding class is online featuring the AAPC curriculum. You will log into our portal courtesy of the AAPC and...


Updated 26 days ago

ccs examination - 1554 Replies

Online Medical Coding Classes We partnered with the AAPC. The Medical Coding class is online featuring the AAPC curriculum. You will log into our...


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Medical Coding - 2 Replies


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allied school for medical coding and billing - 84 Replies

Online Medical Coding Classes Study at your own pace. Receive one on one guidance, tutoring help and online class forums for help. Then once you...


Updated 1 month ago

Licensure revocation 15 years ago haunting me - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="swer in San Francisco, California"]That sounded like a Hit and run crime, you walked away,which by law, your in contempt since you left...


Updated 1 month ago

Staffing agencies you have worked with/or that have contacted you - 26 Replies

[QUOTE who="tria.l.messalle@*****.*** in Los Angeles, California"]Good Evening[/QUOTE] That's a good post. Company name, address, and email. The...

Working Man 73

Coding Job Opportunity?

I work for a hospital in the area, and have been with them a number of months in a HIM-related field. I look over medical records and interact with...

The Optimist

Medical coding future skills

Wondering will future coders need to have a nursing/clinical background in order to be considered for employment? Ran into an article online that was...


Working as Coder while in Class

I am wanting to know is there an employer out there that is willing to hire someone as a coder while in class and has 8 years of RAW experience. In...


Updated 1 month ago

Is Coding & Billing Being Outsourced Overseas? - 90 Replies

I see this petition didn't pass in congress 2009. How to we make a new petition?


Updated 1 month ago

Employers -- How do you look at degrees from Devry, University of Phoenix, and other similar schools? - 20 Replies

As a technology expert with over 20 years of experience and being a student of both public and private schools, I could not disagree with this...

Jenna in Victorville, California

Super Low Cost Medical Billing and Coding Certification (SEBRON University)

Just wanted to share (my friend is taking those classes now and they are great):

Katieyoung28 in Columbus, Ohio

Do employers look at transcripts/gpa?

I have graduated from a certified medical coding and getting a good score on the exam it seems is a priority. Do employers ask for transcripts or...

AndyLeeD90 in Warrensburg, Missouri

Is it going to be impossible to get a position in less than two years?

Hello all, I started my program for Medical Coding a few weeks ago. I love it so far. I have been studying very hard and have even left my old job...

Frustrated in Little Rock, Arkansas

Updated 2 months ago

Medical coders, do you enjoy your job? - 103 Replies

I am thinking about looking into being a medical coder or a health information specialist. I've been on these forums for a couple of days now and it...

A-Hole in Houston, Texas

Updated 2 months ago

Advice from RN medical coders - 140 Replies

I am thinking of taking a medical coding course and have spent weeks reading various coding forums. The consensus of opinion is that even if you are...

Rich in New York, New York

How do you look at fake diploma certificates?

When you study hard for your diploma, others may have already got their graduation certificate, you're angry, you're compromise, because when to...

Star in Midland, Texas

Updated 2 months ago

Work at home coding jobs - 90 Replies

I have been in healthcare as a Business Office Manager since 2000, but received my CPC in 2006. I am looking for a remote position, I am near Akron,...

canu in Houston, Texas

not ready for certification

I'm not ready to become certified just yet but I will receive my AAS in HIT . what entry job can I apply for closer to my degree?

HIM in Saint Petersburg, Florida

Updated 3 months ago

AHIMA's Exams - No Educational Requirements! - 459 Replies

I just read in Ahima's fine print: "The CCA exam is not linked to any formal education or training in coding." All you need is a high school...

Barb24 in Wheaton, Illinois

Updated 3 months ago

Career Step vs. Penn Foster for training - 7 Replies

First, let me say I have a history with Penn Foster. I got my high school diploma from there when it was International Correspondence Schools back...

Sarah in Carol Stream, Illinois

Updated 3 months ago

B.S. in HIM and RHIA Certifiication but can't get a job - 43 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...

Nana in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania

Updated 3 months ago

Is AAPC worth the money? Please help! - 13 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...

Kyle ODonnell in Tampa, Florida

Is your Hospital sending your Protected Health Information to India and Philippines for purpose of billing your visits?

Did you know when a Hospital contract overseas companies they are sending your Medical Records to India and Philippines? Your Protected Health...

Heather in Charlotte, North Carolina

Updated 4 months ago

Medical Coder Work Environment - 151 Replies

Hi everyone and anyone Just was wondering what the office environment is like for a medical coder. I know you sit in front of the computer all...

Berlin in Knightdale, North Carolina

Updated 4 months ago

medical assistant vs medical coding & billing - 9 Replies

which one pays more? which one has a lower stress level? which one has a better job outlook? I have considered becoming an RN but it seems like a...

shawn0798 in Baltimore, Maryland

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Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 4 months ago

Robots - 1 Reply

so, how long before we are completely replaced by robots ?

mjmj in Midlothian, Illinois

Updated 5 months ago

coding proficiency test - 2 Replies

Does anyone know what to expect when interviewing for an outpatient coder position. What kind of test do they give? This will be my first interview

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