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Making Money From Home: Medical Coding


  • Author: Caryl Morta
  • Release Date : 2015-05-10
  • Genre: Medical
  • File Size: 269996 Bytes


Medical Coding Salary is above average with steady employment. Coding specialist analyzes health records and designates the codes for each procedure and diagnosis. It is one of the few health professions where you do not have to work directly with the patient. Instead, medical coders work with patient records. Coders sort through the information to identify life threatening allergies and report which qualify for healthcare reimbursement. This information is then inputted into a software program they maintain. They also do administrative work such as scheduling, staffing and adding or decreasing healthcare services.  Quality standards and productivity are required to be a top earning medical coder. For this reason, it pays to be detail oriented, ...

Medical Coding CPC Practice Exam #1


  • Author: Medical Coding Pro
  • Release Date : 2012-09-13
  • Genre: Medical
  • File Size: 112610 Bytes


Medical Coding CPC Practice Exam #1 consists of 150 multiple choice questions designed to prepare you for the CPC certification exam. This practice exam includes the answers and rationale behind each answer so you know why the answer is correct.  This document has been totally reformatted with a new Table Of Contents for easy use on your iPad ******Review****** "The exam is in sections for those like me who want to get the easier ones out of the way first. The rationales were informative, but not too drawn out or confusing. If you have taken the CPC Coding Review Exam from the textbook, this one is a great deal easier, because the one in the textbook is dominated by operative reports, some of which were very long. I am sitting for my CPC exam sh...

Medical Coding

Medical Coding


  • Author : Patricia Aalseth
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2005-07
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780763727390


Medical Coding Book Description :

Medical Coding: What It Is and How It Works is the first book to provide an overview of the evolution of medical coding and all the various coding systems. For those contemplating a career in the coding field, this book is ideal as a basic orientation....

Independent Medical Coding
Score: 5
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Independent Medical Coding


  • Author : Donna Avila-Weil
  • Publisher : Rayve Productions
  • Release Date : 2006-11-07
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1877810150


Independent Medical Coding Book Description :

There is an enormous and growing demand for skilled medical coders, creating a severe shortage in a large variety of coding situations. Demand greater than supply can result in excellent compensation for those on the supply side. So, how do you determine if medical coding is the profession for you? If you are already a medical coder, how do you identify and evaluate the rapidly expanding variety of opportunities open to you? INDEPENDENT MEDICAL CODING, 2nd edition: The Comprehensive Guidebook for Career Success as a Medical Coder (just published by Rayve Productions) provides answers to these questions and many more, such as What is Coding?; Are You Ready to Go Solo?; What is the Future of Coding in Health Care? The 448-page book also gives extensive...

Conquer Medical Coding 2018

Conquer Medical Coding 2018


  • Author : Jean Juek
  • Publisher : F.A. Davis
  • Release Date : 2017-12-25
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780803679788


Conquer Medical Coding 2018 Book Description :

Take a real-world approach to coding that prepares you for the AAPC or AHIMA certification exams and for professional practice in any health care setting. The book is also a handy resource you can turn to throughout your career. Unique decision trees show you how to logically assign a code. It's the only text that breaks down the decision-making process into a visual and repeatable process! You’ll learn exactly how to select the correct ICD-10, CPT, and HCPCS codes. Each section parallels the Official Coding Guidelines, with a special emphasis on commonly used codes. A wealth of learning tools and tips, along with critical-thinking exercises and real-life case studies, provide the practice you need to master coding. Brief reviews of A&P and pathoph...

Medical Coding Speedy Study Guides

Medical Coding Speedy Study Guides


  • Author : Speedy Publishing
  • Publisher : Speedy Publishing LLC
  • Release Date : 2014-07-15
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781633834071


Medical Coding Speedy Study Guides Book Description :

Medical coding is a process where you enter abbreviations on medical charts. A pamphlet can be helpful in learning the words and the abbreviations for those words. The abbreviations can be written on index cards so that the student can study for quizzes. Students learn the medical lingos seen on charts where medical coding is used, such as a doctor's office or a hospital....

Workbook to Accompany Conquer Medical Coding 2018

Workbook to Accompany Conquer Medical Coding 2018


  • Author : Jean H Jurek
  • Publisher : F.A. Davis
  • Release Date : 2018-01-04
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780803677203


Workbook to Accompany Conquer Medical Coding 2018 Book Description :

Exercise by exercise, page by page, this workbook helps you develop into a skilled and proficient coder and to prepare for your AAPC or AHIMA certification exam. Each chapter in the workbook corresponds to a chapter in Conquer Medical Coding: A Critical-Thinking Approach with Coding Simulations, the field’s new standard in coding texts....

Step by Step Medical Coding  2015 Edition   E Book

Step by Step Medical Coding 2015 Edition E Book


  • Author : Carol J. Buck
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2014-11-18
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323292016


Step by Step Medical Coding 2015 Edition E Book Book Description :

Take your first step toward a successful career in medical coding with in-depth coverage from the most trusted name in coding education! From Carol J. Buck, Step-by-Step Medical Coding, 2015 Edition is a practical, easy-to-use resource that shows you exactly how to code using all current coding systems. Explanations of coding concepts are followed by practice exercises to reinforce your understanding. In addition to coverage of reimbursement, ICD-9-CM, CPT, HCPCS, and inpatient coding, this edition fully covers ICD-10-CM in preparation for the transition to ICD-10. No other text on the market so thoroughly covers all coding sets in one source! A step-by-step approach makes it easier to build skills and remember the material. Dual coding addresses the...

Step by Step Medical Coding  2013 Edition   E Book

Step by Step Medical Coding 2013 Edition E Book


  • Author : Carol J. Buck
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2014-06-18
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323292009


Step by Step Medical Coding 2013 Edition E Book Book Description :

Take your first step toward a successful career in medical coding with comprehensive coverage from the most trusted source in the field! Step-by-Step Medical Coding, 2013 Edition is the practical, easy-to-use resource that shows you exactly how to code using all of today's coding systems. In-depth, step-by-step explanations of essential coding concepts are followed by practice exercises to reinforce your understanding. In addition to coverage of reimbursement, ICD-9-CM, CPT, HCPCS, and inpatient coding, the 2013 edition offers complete coverage of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding system in preparation for the eventual transition. No other text on the market so thoroughly prepares you for all coding sets in one source! Dual coding in Units 4 and 5 (wher...

Step by Step Medical Coding  2017 Edition   E Book

Step by Step Medical Coding 2017 Edition E Book


  • Author : Carol J. Buck
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2016-11-08
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323496391


Step by Step Medical Coding 2017 Edition E Book Book Description :

Take your first step toward a successful career in medical coding with guidance from the most trusted name in coding education! From Carol J. Buck, the bestselling Step-by-Step Medical Coding is a practical, easy-to-use resource that shows you exactly how to code using all current coding sets. Practice exercises follow each ‘step’ of information to reinforce your understanding of important concepts. In-depth coverage includes reimbursement, ICD-10-CM, CPT, HCPCS, and inpatient coding, with an Evolve website that includes 30-day access to TruCode® Encoder Essentials. No other text so thoroughly covers all coding sets in one source! 30-day access to TruCode® Encoder Essentials (in addition to separate encoder practice exercises on the Evolve comp...

Mastering Medical Coding   E Book
Score: 5
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Mastering Medical Coding E Book


  • Author : Marsha Diamond
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2013-08-13
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323277631


Mastering Medical Coding E Book Book Description :

This practical approach to coding provides a solid foundation in basic coding principles with an emphasis on learning through realistic physician documentation. It prepares students to tackle any coding scenario, from routine to complex. Chapters begin with an emphasis on basic coding documentation and rules to ensure correct coding for ICD-9-CM, CPT-4, and HCPCS. Progressively difficult coding exercises incorporate newly learned skills as readers advance through the material. The worktext portion of the book and the companion student workbook provide progressively difficult real-world exercises that build the necessary skills of identifying the right codes from real-world medical charts. Learning objectives, numerous examples, chapter reviews, and c...

Workbook for Step by Step Medical Coding  2018 Edition   E Book
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Workbook for Step by Step Medical Coding 2018 Edition E Book


  • Author : Carol J. Buck
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2017-11-04
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323567589


Workbook for Step by Step Medical Coding 2018 Edition E Book Book Description :

Practice your coding skills with this practical workbook! Corresponding to the chapters in Carol J. Buck's bestselling Step-by-Step Medical Coding, this workbook offers coding review and practice with more than 1,200 theory, practical, and reporting questions (odd-numbered answers provided in appendix), including 100 original source documents to familiarize you with reports similar to those you will encounter on the job. It’s a complete review of all the code sets covered in the text! UNIQUE! 100 real-world coding reports (cleared of all confidential information), provide experience with reports similar to those you will encounter in practice. Theory exercises include fill-in-the-blank, multiple choice, and true or false questions. Practical exerci...