Archive for March, 2011

How to Choose the Right Medical Billing and Coding Training?

Friday, March 25th, 2011

With the new changes coming to the medical codes in 2013, it’s more important than ever to receive the right medical billing and coding training. With so many options available to the prospective student, how can you decide which medical billing and coding training program is the right one for you? We are glad you [...]

Medical Billing and Coding: Preparing for the Upcoming ICD-10-CM/PCS Conversion

Thursday, March 17th, 2011

Currently, medical billing and coding specialists use a diagnostic coding system put into practice by the World Health Organization. Over the years changes and updates have been made. Right now, we’re still operating on the coding system of ICD-9, but the clock is ticking and in 2013 the new ICD-10 system will be put in [...]

Medical Billing and Coding Laws & Regulations

Friday, March 11th, 2011

A medical billing and coding specialist is responsible for sorting through and filing a great deal of paperwork and medical information on a daily basis. Acting as a type of middleman between what takes place in the doctor’s office or medical center and the method of payment (which may involve the actual patient or the [...]

Medical Billing and Coding Specialists Working From Home

Saturday, March 5th, 2011

As a medical billing and coding specialist, you’ll have a variety of employment opportunities. Once you’ve completed your training requirements it’s time to decide whether you want to work in a professional office atmosphere or set up your business from home. In today’s economy, more and more individuals are finding that working from home is [...]

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