Medical coding is a process of transforming diseases or illness into standard International codes called as ICD codes. Similarly all the services and procedures provided by the doctors and hospitals are converted into CPT codes. This is the basic idea of Medical Coding.
A certification from authorised organisation such as AAPC/AHIMA is very important and is must to excel in the field of healthcare-medical coding. The certification has more weightage, companies pay handsome salaries to the candidates who are certified compared to noncertified candidates
Health information technician, a profession that encompasses medical billing and all types of medical coding, ranks 55 on the U.S. News and World Report’s list of 100 Best Jobs. More impressively, the career ranks third on the list of Best Jobs without A College Degree. The salary range is competitive and greatly exceeds the financial outlay and time investment to become a medical billing and coding specialist. The profession also ranks high in job opportunities, career advancement potential, and a satisfying work-life balance.
If you’re considering a career in medical coding and billing, or currently employed as a health information technician, AAPC Annual Salary Survey isolates factors influencing compensation and will help you:
Companies come up with huge openings every month. The supply of the candidates is not meeting the required demand in the market.
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