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NEWS ROUNDUP: The Latest Medical Coding Updates (September 2022)

NEWS ROUNDUP: The Latest Medical Coding Updates The medical coding world is always changing, like many industries. As such, it’s important to stay updated about the latest news, changes and updates impacting the industry. Never fear, that’s why we’re here. Let’s break down some of the latest medical coding news and updates you’ll find online…

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5 (More) Scary Medical Coding Scenarios to Avoid

5 (More) Scary Medical Coding Scenarios to Avoid Don’t look now, but it’s already Halloween (again)! Last year, in honor of this spooky holiday, we decided to point out some things that scare use as medical coders. Well, we’re back at it again with more spooky stories to help ensure you don’t make any of…

How MCA Online Compares To Other Options

How MCA Online Compares To Other Options When it comes to medical coding education, many people don’t know that they haver options. Gone are the days when you’re restricted to an expensive four-year university or insufficient weekly course material. With Medical Coding Academy Online, one option stands out among the rest for medical coding and…

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How to Prepare for a Medical Coding Audit

How to Prepare for a Medical Coding Audit Audit. Few words stir up fear, anxiety and frustration like this one. Unfortunately, they’re party of nearly every industry in some way. Fortunately, they’re an opportunity to improve, if you look at them the right way. When it comes to medical coding, there are certain things you…

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3 Burning Career-Related Medical Coding Questions

3 Burning Career-Related Medical Coding Questions When it comes to our careers, pay is often one of the most important issues we care about. It doesn’t vary by industry, either, and medical coding is no exception. Here are three of the most common questions we hear related to pay, careers and resumes. 1. Does medical…

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Why Medical Coders Are Protected Against Inflation

Why Medical Coders Are Protected Against Inflation If you’ve been to a gas pump recently, you’ve noticed that prices are a bit higher all over the place. Inflation is at its highest rate in recent history, but certain professions are more protected against it than others. Medical coding and billing is such an exception. Let’s…

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5 Mental Health Traits That Help Medical Coders

5 Mental Health Traits That Help Medical Coders If you struggle with mental health, you’re not alone. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI): 1 in 5 U.S. adults experience mental illness each year 1 in 20 U.S. adults experience serious mental illness each year 1 in 6 U.S. youth aged 6-17 experience…

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Our 4 Favorite Reviews from 2022

Our 4 Favorite Reviews from 2022 The best things come in fours, right? Someone has had to say that, before. We have that mindset with today’s article, which highlights four of our favorite student reviews from the year so far. We’ll get out of the way and let them speak for themselves.) 1. Matt. D…

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How To Earn Employer Trust While Working From Home

How To Earn Employer Trust While Working From Home Opinions on working remotely can vary from country to country, from company to company and from individual to individual. Regardless of the feelings of your employer when it comes to working from home, you can still earn his or her trust. Let’s go over a few…