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Updated 19 hours ago

Medical Coding - Online Schools like Allied? - 184 Replies

[QUOTE who="Sam in Victorville, California"]I would suggest checking out Sebron University - great and affordable online courses in Medical Billing...


Has anyone taken ABHCP Medical Billing and Coding Exam (M35)?

Currently studying for this exam, wondering if anyone took it and can tell me what I can expect?

Chicago Suburbnite

Updated 20 hours ago

B.S. in HIM and RHIA Certifiication but can't get a job - 24 Replies

[QUOTE who="Jamienh14 in Ruston, Louisiana"]Does anyone have any suggestions as to great companies in HIM who will look past lack of experience? I am...


Updated 1 day ago

Need advice on medical billing/coding career - 254 Replies

I am going to school hopefully in 2017 to be a RHIT while i'm eagerly awaiting, what do i need to do? I am bad at grammar and i do have a learning...


HIM degree vs. CPC only

Hello to all! I'm seeking advice. A while back I completeld a coding certification program but have yet to take my CPC exam. If I enrolled in a HIM...


Best online school?

I am looking at Andrews - looks very promising but any others anyone can recommend? Some seem a little scammy and looking for "best online medical...


Updated 2 days ago

need advice please - RHIT exam - 2600 Replies

[QUOTE who="Jackie in Valley Stream, New York"]I passed!! my score was a 332! what is studied was the PRG book and the AHIMA book, I answered the...


Updated 3 days ago

Recommendations for self-study in coding? - 64 Replies

Thanks for your reply!


Updated 4 days ago

ccs examination - 1512 Replies

Hello, Can you please toward me what AHIMA sent you? Thank you so much. Jeanette


Updated 6 days ago

Is AAPC worth the money? Please help! - 10 Replies

[QUOTE who="MandyinMichigan in Harbor Springs, Michigan"]***A little info on my situation and my question***** I am in dire need of help. I have a...

Allen Kniep

Updated 9 days ago

Jobs/Careers for "RHIA" professionals ? - 22 Replies

[QUOTE who="ZacMorris in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania"]HIM & Health IT is changing rapidly and evolving progressively. AHIMA has changed a lot of things...


Updated 12 days ago

remote coder from outside the states - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="RHIT in COS in Colorado Springs, Colorado"]Are you still looking for a remote coding position? What are your credentials? I have been...


Updated 13 days ago

First coding job interview - 2 Replies

Michelle, Just from doing my own research, I have read that, yes, they do sometimes have you take a coding test. Even when filling out...


Updated 13 days ago

Need Advice Regarding RHIT/RHIA Education - 364 Replies

Hi everyone I am also looking to go into a different career. I am already in the medical field and due to some chronic health issues I have decided...

Marnie Van Pelt

Deafness and Nursing

Hello, my name is Marnie and I have recently lost so much of my hearing that I can no longer function as a Registered Nurse(charge 23 years). I am...


Updated 18 days ago

CCA exam - 1651 Replies

Thanks for the information! Please do u recollect anything from the exam?

Trying to Help

Updated 18 days ago

Males in Medical Coding - 1 Reply

How does your sex play into this as a career path? It doesn't, nor should it. Don't let it be an excuse.


Updated 23 days ago

The Andrews School - Medical Coding - 55 Replies

So I guess my question is for 'recent graduates' of students who attended Andrews and even CS, was it easier to find employment straight out of...


Updated 25 days ago

We LOVE Training RN's and other Clinical Professionals in Medical Coding - 4 Replies

Here is an excellent course for a good price for people looking to get into medical coding with experience or not.


Updated 25 days ago

Local chapters - 1 Reply

AAPC (American Academy of Professional Coders) has local chapters all over the USA. I just looked up NC and they have 24 local chapters. Go to this...


Updated 25 days ago

Where do I start? - 138 Replies

Start with practice exam questions. There are a ton in this book for cheap on Amazon: If you want more try this website for...


Need help!

Hello! I'm going through an agency that will help me with paying for my medical coding training. It's called Arizona Workforce. I'm a recent single...


Updated 27 days ago

Can not find a job in RHIT field/Coding - 103 Replies

Hello, I am a student studying B.S in HIM. My assignment involves interviewing a HIM professional regarding data management. Is there a HIM...


Updated 29 days ago


[QUOTE who="NEVER EVER, EVER GIVE UP in Jamaica, New York"]FIRST OF ALL THE MINIMUM and PASSING IS 300 THERE IS NO 400 POINTS as you stated. hmmmmmm!...


Medical Coder Interview

I am a student at Bryan University and I am in the Medical Billing and Coding program. I need a medical coder to contact me for an interview for one...


Updated 1 month ago

Medical coders, do you enjoy your job? - 96 Replies

[QUOTE who="Terri D in Independence, Missouri"]I am thinking seriously about the course at Career Step. It is for medical billing and coding and is...


Updated 1 month ago

Advice from RN medical coders - 123 Replies

Hi: I am not a coder but I am a RN with 35+ years experience looking at it for a career as I retire. Did you know that you can do remote coding? ...

Medical Coder 42

medical coding hours

I am a medical coder that works mandatory 48+hours per week. I am wondering if this is common everywhere? Could you please respond with your average...


Updated 1 month ago

Remote coding jobs....don't bother - 251 Replies

Regarding machine coding, I recently worked for a company that was using a 3M product to code its radiology reports. Every report had to be checked...


Updated 1 month ago

Employers -- How do you look at degrees from Devry, University of Phoenix, and other similar schools? - 11 Replies

I am a working person and find it very hard to get a quality education in the traditional non-profit school as they require in school testing at...

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 2 months 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,...


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 2 months 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 2 months 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...


Updated 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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...

Compliant Coding Systems

Updated 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 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 3 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?

mikar3 in Smyrna, Tennessee

Updated 4 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 4 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...

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