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Can a non-life science graudate is eligible for this training?

Recently many non-life science graduates are making a query that “I am non-life science graduate. I am eligible for this training?”…ofcourse medical coding is for everyone.Enrolling for the medical coding training doesn’t require any particular degree. Learning the course will not going to be a waste of time. But there are few healthcare comapanies now a days looking for the life science graduates those who underwent medical coding training. But the same healthcare company which recruited life science graduate one time, will definitely be hiring non science graduate. It is all depending on the project they get. So do not be confused about your qualification. Do not rely on the coding institutes for the placement...

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Tips to pass CPC exam

This article has few tips to clear CPC examination in one go!

Tips on
1. Time Management
2. Ruling Out Choices
3. Handling reports
4. Anatomy and Medical Terminology Questions
5. Questions with multiple codes

Time Management:

Set a sectional or column wise target for example Section A – 2.5 Hrs, Section B – 1.5 Hrs, Section C – 1 hr or finish each column in the coding sheet within an hour

Ruling Out Choices:

First understand the difference between the each choice, and then read the question. I suggest to use your pencil and strike down the wrong choices, which gives you a clear visualization of the choices you are working. Just like a clear desk it always keeps you focused.

Handling reports:

Need not panic about lengthy reports in the exam...

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Duration of a complete medical coding training

Knowing time frame required to complete medical coding and billing training
These days, medical billing as well as coding field could be considered as among the most rapidly developing fields in the health care domain across the globe. The demand for qualified and certified specialists in medical coding and billing is said to be increasing with each passing year. Similarly, expectations from employers are also increasing at the same time. Unlike the past, requirements for proper maintenance of patients’ records have become much stricter. Professionals are anticipated to prepare patients’ records precisely. With increasing competition and demand, most employers these days, need certification to be part of screening process...

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Why the demand is increasing for medical coders?

Medical coders can never feel the lack of jobs as the industry today is flooding with job offers for medical coders. But, in recent times there have been several reasons why medical coding jobs are continuously on the rise. The main reason behind the increase in demand for medical coders is the changing reimbursement system.

Why is the industry lacking in medical coders?

One reason is obviously the changing reimbursement system. The other reason is the need for coding expertise in a variety of other functions. Basically, the medical coding professionals are expected to multi-task. Today, coders are required in hospitals, doctor’s clinics; coders service clinics, long-term care facilities and home health agencies...

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