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Medical Coding and Billing Is Strong Choice for Career Changers

Posted by Tami Russell on May 19, 2017 5:20:28 PM

Many people interested in a career in the health care industry are considering the growing field of Medical Coding and Billing. The field is a valid option for both the career changer and the individual just entering the first stage of their professional life.

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Topics: careers, medical billing and coding

Explaining the Acronyms Common to Medical Billing/Coding

Posted by Tami Russell on Apr 14, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Individuals with a background in healthcare, such as nurses and medical assistants, are often drawn to the world of the medical coder and/or biller.  Although a strong background in healthcare is NOT required for individuals interested in medical coding and billing, it is certainly an advantage to come into the field with an understanding of the healthcare industry.

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Topics: medical billing and coding

Is Experience Necessary to Work in Medical Coding, Billing?

Posted by Tami Russell on Mar 10, 2017 3:09:52 PM

A quick glance through job hiring sites, including Indeed and CareerBuilder, show a considerable number of positions available in the fields of Medical Coding and Medical Billing.  In almost every case, the job description reads something like this:

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Topics: medical billing and coding

Medical Billing, Coding Professionals Enjoy Careers in in the Busy Healthcare Field

Posted by Tami Russell on Feb 3, 2017 2:17:01 PM

Medical Billing and Coding professionals are the women and men who are involved with the billing processes at healthcare facilities across the country.  These employees are found in hospitals, clinics, physician’s offices, and insurance companies or billing agencies. 

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Topics: medical billing and coding

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