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All of Our Social Media Recommendations for Medical Coders

If you’ve followed our blog or subscribe to it, you may have noticed some social media channels and accounts we’ve encouraged medical coders and billers to follow. It’s a lot of information, to be sure! It’s also possible you might be on several social media channels yourself. If that’s the case, we’re making things easier…

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4 Types of Medical Coding Flashcards You Need to Own

It’s no secret that flashcards are usually associated with learning. But they can also be beneficial for referencing knowledge you’ve already learned. It doesn’t matter what industry you’re in, your position or your educational history—flashcards can benefit you. Medical coding is no exception. In fact, medical coding is ideal for flashcards, as there’s an enormous…

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Increasing Productivity While Working from Home

Medical coding is an industry with lots of remote workers. (Lots of us have experience with working remotely, in light of recent events.) We’ve covered some general tips for working from home, as well as ways to reduce stress while working from home. But what about if you’re struggling with productivity? Let’s go over some…

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Common Medical Coding Acronyms and What They Mean

Acronyms. They’re prevalent in several industries and medical coding is no exception. In fact, medical coding might be more guilty of acronym usage than most industries. If you’re new to medical coding, this can be downright overwhelming. After all, who knows the difference between a CPC, a CPB and a CPMA? IDK. Anyway, we’re here…

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5 Medical Coding Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following

On the Medical Coding Academy blog, we’ve covered medical coding Twitter accounts, blogs, YouTube channels and podcasts. Now, we’re turning our attention to the social media channel that has quickly become the sixth-most-popular in the world. How much can you really learn about medical coding and billing on Instagram? A lot, it turns out. Here…

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5 Medical Coding LinkedIn Profiles You Should Be Following

We’re nearly at the end of our series on social media profiles, blogs and profiles you should be following. We’ve covered everything from Instagram and Facebook to YouTube and Twitter. If you haven’t found a medical coding-related social media to profile by now, maybe you never will! Or, perhaps you’re only on LinkedIn. If that’s…

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Two Medical Coding Training Options to Consider in Light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

It’s no secret that the dramatic impact COVID-19 has had a huge impact on all of our lives. Businesses, individuals and even educational institutions have been affected. If you’re worried about having to put your career on hold while the country deals with this unfortunate situation, you’re not alone. Fortunately, there are some potential solutions…

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5 Medical Coding Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

Some of us are visual learners. We need graphics and visual stimulation to remember what we’ve learned. Others are readers, absorbing text and keeping written knowledge memorized. Still others are auditory learners and remember best what they hear. Podcasts are perfect for the latter category and are what we’ll be discussing today. If you’re in…