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JD2017 in Indianapolis, Indiana

looking for a career change to health information technology

I'm thinking of transitioning into the health information technology field. I'd be grateful for comments and insights from people currently working...

kwalls in Tavares, Florida

HIM Interview Help

Hello! I am a student and I am needing to interview 2 individuals for my HIM class. I have 9 questions and have attached them below if anyone is...

The Optimist in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Future Medical Coder requirements

Question regarding medical coding. Wondering will future coders need to have a nursing/clinical background in order to be considered for employment?...

Shelly R in Dodgeville, Wisconsin

Geting to work from home right out of school

Like I said my name is Shelly, I've just recently graduated from UMA,I don't know where all of u went to school at. But I went to UMA and from the...

Emily in Oxford, Michigan

Updated 40 months ago

At-Home Coding - 2 Replies

I think it is a terrible misconception to think you can go to coding school and think you will directly go to work at home. Most companies want 2-3...

J. Gepfrey in Saint Paris, Ohio

Updated 42 months ago

Coding position - 2 Replies

I have my CPC-A since 2008. Did seven months of ER coding. Been out of work since Oct 2014. Any leads from Dayton, OH area?

Coder45 in Biloxi, Mississippi

Updated 43 months ago

CPC/CCS review blitz videos, ICD-10 blitz videos and other coding/billing programs - 1 Reply

If you are looking for a great review for your CPC or CCS exam I recommend you check this out they helped me pass the exam on...

Evie K in Sumter, South Carolina

Updated 92 months ago

medical billing work at home as a business - 1 Reply

I would like to start a medical billing business in my home . Is there work out there for me to start me a medical billing service in my home.Does...

Bailey10 in Scottsdale, Arizona

Updated 101 months ago

Has anyone taken the Health Information Technology program at Central Arizona College? - 5 Replies

Phoenix College has this program too, but I am looking more into Central Arizona College because its program is online. So I was just wondering how...

Jacob1 in Exeter, California

certificate pending

What does certificate pending mean when you are waiting ccs results

kim, CPC in West Jordan, Utah

Updated 108 months ago

Getting a coding specialist job. - 24 Replies

How did you get your start doing coding specialist work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a...

coder student in Dayton, Ohio


I am 25 years old and I am preparing to take the RHIT exam. I bought the PRG review guide, and I have been reading my textbooks. Does anyone else...

J Sharpe in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Updated 116 months ago

Which test do I take first? - 1 Reply

Hello all. I will be graduating with a Associate's in Medical billing and Coding. I was offered two test to take. The NCCT or the CCA. The school...

Cat Gorman

Updated 119 months ago

What are the best coding specialist qualifications and training to get ahead? - 1 Reply

What is the best training for becoming a coding specialist? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective coding...

JC in Detroit, Michigan

Updated 121 months ago

Coding/HIT degree/cert from Schoolcraft College - 1 Reply

Hello, Has anyone graduated from this program, with either the cert and/or the Assoc. Degree, and been successful in obtaining a job in their...

Tammy in Riverside, California

Updated 122 months ago

Which is better? - 3 Replies

CCA certification or CPC certification? It is very confusing.

Loretta Behnken in Dayton, Ohio

medical billing work at home as a business

I would like to start a medical billing business in my home . Is there work out there for me to start me a medical billing service in my home.

Alesia Evans in Jackson, Mississippi

Updated 126 months ago

Tips for coding specialist interviews. - 1 Reply

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming coding specialist interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?

Kimberly Perrish in Canton, Michigan


This is a new community that I happened upon through a Google search, so I thought I would formally introduce myself. I will graduate this August,...

Kim Perrish in Canton, Michigan

Updated 132 months ago

What are typical coding specialist salaries? - 1 Reply

Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field? What skills should you learn to increase...


What do you enjoy most about your Coding Specialist career?

What do you enjoy most about being a Coding Specialist? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn and...


Top Coding Specialist skills needed to get the job.

What are the top 3 traits or skills every Coding Specialist must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your Coding...


Are coding specialist job opportunities growing or declining?

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most coding specialist...

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