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COVID-19 job options

Exploring Your Post-COVID-19 Job Options

It’s no secret that COVID-19 threw a wrench in many of our plans. Graduations changed their format, many of us lost our jobs and those of us who kept our jobs saw them change. And vacation plans? Those are up in the air as well. Today, however, we’ll be focusing specifically on those who lost…

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Our Fourth of July Sale Starts Today!

At Medical Coding Academy, our priority is delivering a quality medical coding and billing education at a fraction of the price you’ll find at a college or university. Because of this, we love offering a good sale from time to time! In honor of Independence Day, we’re marking down our 2020 Online Course from $1,399…

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American Medical Association Updates COVID-19 Coding Guidelines

The American Medical Association (AMA) updated their COVID-19 coding guidelines at the end of May and we wanted to point out these changes to our readers. As a medical coder, you’ll need to stay updated on all of the latest trends, news and guidelines when it comes to the healthcare industry.  Whether you’re a seasoned…

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Get Ready to Zoom: Tips for Your Next Remote Meeting

It’s no secret that many of our lives have permanently changed. If you’re fortunate enough to have kept your job in light of the recent COVID-19 pandemic, you likely have been working from home. Or, if you’re a medical coder or biller, maybe your position is a remote one. Either way, you have lots of…

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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…