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Agnes

Updated 21 hours ago

need advice please - RHIT exam - 2632 Replies

Sayles, PRG also easynotecards was very helpful...I am in Illinois also closer to Ohare [QUOTE who="Ewelina in Orland Park,...

Feeling Discouraged

Updated 1 day ago

Recommendations for self-study in coding? - 68 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ann_M in Georgia"]Join AAPC and register for a CPC review course with the Atlanta chapter. The covers both CPT and ICD-10-CM coding. The...

nikki1925

Updated 1 day ago

Need advice on medical billing/coding career - 273 Replies

thank you all so much for the info, and it's so confusing which organization to enroll with in regards to career step and aapc. I noticed many job...

Natsu

Updated 1 day ago

B.S. in HIM and RHIA Certifiication but can't get a job - 34 Replies

[QUOTE who="kellyrain in Rochester, New York"]Hey to all. I have recently discovered this career path. I was going for nursing but knew I didn't want...

uncertain in Ocala, Florida

Has anyone heard of Codingdepartment.com?

I got a possible job lead from this company but I can't find ANYTHING online about them so I'm worried it could be a scam. Just wondering if anyone...

@GregHawkesMDACC in Houston, Texas

MD Anderson Looking for Coders

I saw a few posts on the board about looking for Coding jobs. We are hiring for coders here at MD Anderson (in Houston). I actually have a...

Barb24 in Wheaton, Illinois

Updated 6 days ago

Advice from RN medical coders - 134 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...

Netta in Louisville, Kentucky

Updated 7 days ago

ccs examination - 1522 Replies

How can I successfully pass CCS exam without having any experience in coding? Will studying on my own bring any success?

kringkring5144 in Bridgeview, Illinois

Updated 10 days ago

NEED ADVICE ON PREPARING RHIA EXAM - 712 Replies

I graduated 4 years ago and I just found the importance in getting my RHIA.I took the exam already a did not pass. Im not sure what I can do to pass...

newcoder907 in Anchorage, Alaska

Updated 13 days ago

Medical Coding vs Coding/Billing - 9 Replies

Just staring out as a new CPC coder thru AAPC. Going through the job search is seems like most places want a coder/biller. Is this a typical entry...

admo in Apo

Needing to Interview Individuals in HIM (RHIT/RHIA)

Hello! I am a student and I am needing to interview 2 individuals (at least one has to be RHIT/RHIA) for my HIM class. I have 11 questions and have...

frozenbunny in Johnson City, Tennessee

Updated 20 days ago

Can not find a job in RHIT field/Coding - 109 Replies

I really need advice, I graduated from the HIT program and got my RHIT. I have such a hard time finding a job due to lack of experince in coding and...

jslinfla2 in Delray Beach, Florida

Updated 27 days ago

Deafness and Nursing - 1 Reply

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...

Barb24 in Wheaton, Illinois

Updated 28 days ago

Is there a difference between a Coding Certification and an Associate Degree in Coding? - 6 Replies

Greetings INDEED Forum People!!!! I have been going thru what seems like a ton of online schools trying to figure out which course will be best...

Michelle78 in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 28 days ago

Best online school? - 3 Replies

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...

PMRNC in Plattsburgh, New York

Updated 1 month ago

Medical Coding - Online Schools like Allied? - 185 Replies

Has anyone done their medical coding education completely online? Does anyone have any experience with AlliedSchools.com? And have you been able...

Steve in Victorville, California

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? http://abhcp.org/r/medical-billing-and-coding-spec...

hannahfromga in Tifton, Georgia

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...

Leigh in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 1 month ago

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

Allen Kniep in Duluth, Minnesota

Updated 1 month ago

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

I am interested in majoring in B.S. Health Information Management & M.S. Informatics. I also want to take the "RHIA" licensing exam afterwards. But,...

mop in Seattle, Washington

Updated 1 month ago

remote coder from outside the states - 2 Replies

Hello! I'm thinking to go back to Japan due to my family emergency. I am wondering if there are companies who accept to work from outside of the...

Amanda in Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Updated 1 month ago

First coding job interview - 2 Replies

Hello all, Thank you for taking the time to read my post. I have an Associates in Applied Science and am an RHIT. Currently, I do billing for a...

Prankster in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Updated 1 month ago

Need Advice Regarding RHIT/RHIA Education - 364 Replies

My goal is to return to work after being a stay at home mom. I am 50 something and my husband of 25 years wants a divorce. I reside in a NYC suburb....

Stephanie.lomo@*****.*** in Gaithersburg, Maryland

Updated 1 month ago

CCA exam - 1651 Replies

I am scheduled to take my CCA exam from AHIMA in two weeks. If anyone has taken this certification or any similiar certifications, Can you please...

Trying to Help in Detroit, Michigan

Updated 1 month ago

Males in Medical Coding - 1 Reply

I am a male and I am wondering about being a male in the medical coding/billing field. All I see everywhere (AAPC meetings, forums, my classes) are...

nik-nik in Phoenix, Arizona

Updated 1 month ago

The Andrews School - Medical Coding - 55 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...

Coder1 in Warren, Ohio

Updated 1 month ago

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

Compliant Coding Systems, with its staff of Medical Coders, RN's, and MD provides the highest quality training with total support and resources and...

Coder1 in Warren, Ohio

Updated 1 month ago

Local chapters - 1 Reply

Hi, I recently decided to pick up medical billing and coding and I will start at Devry in July but I may not go through with it because of the cost I...

Coder1 in Warren, Ohio

Updated 1 month ago

Where do I start? - 138 Replies

I've been a massage therapist for over a decade and am wanting to supplement my income with medical coding/billing. Where do I start? Is there a...

AriAstro in Tucson, Arizona

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...

KristieB29 in Duncan, Oklahoma

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...

Bray

Updated 2 months ago

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

Medical Coder 42 in Kingsport, Tennessee

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...

Kimberly in San Diego, California

Updated 2 months ago

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

Christine in Sumter, South Carolina

Updated 2 months ago

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

HIT Student in Westland, Michigan

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 in Jonesboro, Georgia

Updated 3 months ago

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

Hello Everyone, I just received my B.S in HIM and my next step is to get certify. I am interested in medical coding and looking into...

idunno in Orlando, Florida

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...

janet in Indianapolis, Indiana

Updated 3 months ago

Medical Coder Work Environment - 150 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...

janet in Indianapolis, Indiana

Updated 3 months ago

Employability of HIT associates degree graduates - 26 Replies

I am looking at shifting career, and considering the current job market in Nevada, it seems that the way to go is the medical/healthcare industry. I...

keisha88 in Colonial Heights, Virginia

Updated 3 months ago

No job for a new medical coder, because I don't have 2 years experience. - 67 Replies

The Catch-22, no experience, no job. How can I get the experience? RHIT CCS Will it do me any good to get these, or should I give up?

CodingInstructor in Chandler, Arizona

Updated 3 months ago

Medical Coding Tutor needed! - 2 Replies

Hello, I'm taking the medical coding class online. I live in Killeen, Tx and was wondering if there is someone in my area willing to tutor me for...

CodingInstructor in Chandler, Arizona

Updated 3 months ago

Struggling to find work as a Medical Coder - 2 Replies

Any advice on how to land a job as a coder? I have completed the Career Step program, received my CPC and CCA and now am struggling to find work. ...

Ann_M in Georgia

Updated 3 months ago

Interview Questions for RHIT/RHIA - 7 Replies

Hi! I am a student studying to become an RHIT, and hopefully a medical coder. As part of our coursework, we are required to interview a current RHIT...

rissy in Austin, Texas

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 in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 4 months ago

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

Hi, I've been considering medical coding for quite some time now. I've been working at a university medical center getting insurance authorizations...

Parish Wolfe in Raleigh, North Carolina

Updated 4 months ago

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

Despite what the enrollment office promised as to externship placement and job help, I finished my billing and coding program and have GOTTEN NO...

Compliant Coding Systems in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 4 months ago

Medical coder reply - 1 Reply

I was going to be in medical coder but I don't think it will be worth it because too much competition in California and there are recurring tests and...

Barb24 in Wheaton, Illinois

Updated 4 months ago

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

I'm returning to school for free. I will final get to finish medical assistant school. I have to redue the whole program but every class I paid for...

Miya Baylor in Decatur, Georgia

Updated 4 months ago

Coding books for sale - 3 Replies

I have a complete set of Medical Coding books for sale cheaper than Amazon. Buy all together and save! Included: 2011 ICD-0-CM For Hospitals (Carol...

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