Are Certifications in the health field worth the time and money?

I want to get my CNA Certification, Medical Billing and Coding and a few more certifications in relation to the health field. I do not want to go to college to get a degree because I'm a single parent and need money now.

Asked By: - 1/17/2010
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Just a word to the wise that there aren't supposed to be too many jobs for the medical biller or coder (or medical assistant) despite what those private $$ career/tech schools say. The numerous training programs available have left the field saturated. With medical billing too, a lot of companies are outsourcing to... More
Answered By: jannsody - 1/17/2010
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you should do the career ladder get your certificate for cna start working than go back to school for lvn and then eventually rn you should talk to a counselor at a community college and they will pay for you to go to school since your a single mom
Answered By: *HeLLo*KiTTy* - 1/17/2010
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