Blog posts related to medical coding and medical billing.

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New Video: Medical Coding Academy Makes THE HOMELESS a Priority

New Video: Medical Coding Academy Makes THE HOMELESS a Priority At Medical Coding Academy, we value giving back to the community and we want to see all of our students succeed. Our founder, Mrs. Delissa Ortega, recently learned the tragic story of Evette, a recent graduate from our program who was homeless at one point and…

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7 Products That Will Help Your Medical Coding Career

7 Products That Will Help Your Medical Coding Career There’s nothing more satisfying than doing something right the first time. This can apply to testing a recipe for dinner, attempting a new sport or taking your first medical coding certification exam. We’ll be focusing on the latter today. Wouldn’t you like to pass your medical…

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5 New Year’s Resolutions for Medical Coders and Billers

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Medical Coders and Billers When the New Year comes along, many people use it as an opportunity to lose weight or eat better. Others try and kick a bad habit, like smoking. Still others try and get their finances on track. While these are all well and good, they don’t…

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The Importance of a Compliance Officer Credential (CPCO)

The Importance of a Compliance Officer Credential (CPCO) Compliance Officers are required to have a vast knowledge of government laws, regulations and guidelines since the officer develops and monitors compliance departments, including internal compliance reviews, audits and risk assessments. Read on to learn more about what CPCOs are, the career opportunities you’ll have with a…

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The Importance of a Specialty Medical Coding Credential

The Importance of a Specialty Medical Coding Credential All industries have specialists. In the medical industry, for example, you have general doctors who address a wide variety of issues, but you also have those who specialize in feet, hands, the spine and more. Medical coding is no different. While you can get your medical coding…

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3 Things We’re Grateful for This Thanksgiving

3 Things We’re Grateful for This Thanksgiving As Thanksgiving arrives this year, we’d like to take this opportunity to express our gratitude for several different areas of our lives. Medical Coding Academy wouldn’t be possible without any of the following, so we’re eternally grateful. Here are three things we’re grateful for this Thanksgiving:   1.…