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How To Tell If a Medical Coding Program Is Worth It or Not

How To Tell If a Medical Coding Program Is Worth It or Not When we buy something, we want to make sure we’re getting our money’s worth. This is why we’re frustrated when a burger we pay $10 for is the size of something that a child might enjoy. The same goes for medical coding…

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4 New Year’s Resolutions for Medical Coders

I think we can all agree that we’re happy about the fact that 2020 is in the rear-view mirror. If you’re looking and hoping for a better year in 2021, it’s a good idea to start things off on the right foot by developing healthy habits. Instead of traditional weight loss or financial wellness goals,…

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Happy New Year from Medical Coding Academy!

This has been an interesting year, for sure. But despite all of our struggles, we’re here to help your medical coding and billing dreams come true in 2021. We want to wish all of our medical coding students a Happy New Year! We hope 2021 is your best year yet. If you weren’t able to…

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Merry Christmas from Medical Coding Academy!

Merry Christmas from Medical Coding Academy! Well, 2020 has been an interesting year, to say the least. But we’re still in this together and we’re grateful for all of the holidays we can still enjoy with our family and friends. We want to wish all of our medical coding students a Merry Christmas and a…

3 Tips for Finding a Medical Coding Job

3 Tips for Finding a Medical Coding Job

At Medical Coding Academy, we’re all about preparing our students for passing their certification exams on the first try. But we don’t stop there. We want to ensure you’re in as good of a position as possible for your dream job so you can launch your medical coding career. Whether you’ve recently passed your certification…

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3 Ways Healthcare Companies Can Improve Their Medical Coding Accuracy

Whether you run a regional hospital network or an individual medical practice, one thing is for sure: medical coding is important. A crucial part of the documentation and insurance process, medical codes need to be consistent, organized and accurate. Today, we’ll be discussing how to improve the latter. If you’re a healthcare company looking to…

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5 Skills You Need to Be a Good Medical Coder

5 Skills You Need to Be a Good Medical Coder The great thing about medical coding is that it’s a feasible career option for anybody. But there are certain skills required to truly thrive in this profession. The good news is that many of these skills can be learned—though some people have these skills naturally.…

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Our 6 Biggest Medical Coding Nightmares

Our 6 Biggest Medical Coding Nightmares Don’t look now, but Halloween is just around the corner. While 2020 has given us more scares and uncertainties than we’d ever want in one year, a few more less-serious ones shouldn’t hurt anything, right? (We’re telling ourselves that, at least.) For medical coders, nightmares are a little different…

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Common Questions About Medical Coding Exams

Common Questions About Medical Coding Exams Life is full of questions. Do I want fries with my burger? What happened to the other sock in the laundry? What is the meaning of life? While we can’t really help you with any of these, we can point you in the right direction when it comes to…

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A Sneak Peek at Our Evaluation and Management Online Course

A Sneak Peek at Our Evaluation and Management Online Course Have you ever wanted to learn how to code physician/patient visits? Need a refresher on medical codes? One of our standalone courses might be ideal for you. This is a unique option that lets you learn a one-off subject at your convenience. Specifically, we’re talking…