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Updates Announced for 2021 ICD-10-CM

Just last month, we announced code and guideline updates from the American Medical Association (AMA) for 2021. This month, we’ll be taking a look at new proposed updates for the 2021 ICD-10-CM, which are much more extensive than the updates for 2020. There are hundreds of new codes, revised codes and invalidated codes. Let’s take…

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Medical Coding Trends: Companies, Markets and Locations

It’s good to stay in the loop. Whether you’re young or experienced, employed or seeking your next opportunity, introverted or an extrovert, staying tuned to recent trends can help you both professionally and personally. The same goes for medical coding. If you’re wondering what the latest medical coding trends are when it comes to the…

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Which Medical Coding and Billing Profession Should I Choose?

Which Medical Coding and Billing Profession Should I Choose? If you’ve decided that you’d like to pursue a career in medical coding, good for you! The only question now is which profession within medical coding and billing you’ll choose. You see, there are multiple different roles and professions within the medical coding industry. While you…

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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…

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Closer Look: Go To Coders® Flip Book Treasures

Closer Look: Go To Coders® Flip Book Treasures In case you haven’t noticed, Medical Coding Academy has released an entirely new line of products! These are designed to give medical coding students more options than ever before. No longer do you need to purchase an entire course to get the medical coding knowledge you need.…

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Closer Look: Medical Coding Exam Prep Study Cases Book

Closer Look: Medical Coding Exam Prep Study Cases Book In case you haven’t noticed, Medical Coding Academy has released an entirely new line of products! These are designed to give medical coding students more options than ever before. No longer do you need to purchase an entire course to get the medical coding knowledge you…

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The Benefits of a Medical Coding Career

The Benefits of a Medical Coding Career In case you aren’t familiar with medical coding by now, medical coders extract key medical words and convert them to industry-standard medical codes (aka numbers). These codes are sent to insurance companies to produce paychecks for physicians, clinics, facilities and even hospitals for their services. Medical coding is…

5 Resources on the Medical Coding Academy Website You Didn’t Know About

If you follow a certain brand, product or personality on social media, there’s a good chance you’ve never even visited their website. If that’s the case, you might be missing out on some valuable resources they have available. This is even true for Medical Coding Academy. If you haven’t perused our website in a while,…