How do I become a Medical Coder?
I am currently a stay at home mom but would like to pursue a career as a medical coder. Do I need to go back to school or just try to get a job as a receptionist and work my way up? Where do i start? Thanks!
Asked By: Lisa - 8/22/2009
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I am attending a college called REMINGTON they offer a nine month program for medical coder and insurance. It's a nice school but varies where your location is. You could maybe land a spot without schooling, but goodluck. Employers want someone with experience. I'm sure you can find a school close by, where are you... More
Answered By: britneyrachelle - 8/22/2009
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It is a pain in the neck course,too much ARBITRARY sublety and nuance in that voluminous ICD9 book... More
Answered By: Barney Miller - 8/22/2009
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