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How to Get Started as a Medical Coder

Medical Coding Jobs

By all accounts, this is a great time get started as a medical coder. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that the demand for medical coders will grow by 15 percent between 2014 and 2024, and require an additional 29,000 new professionals in order to fill all the open positions.

NCCI Edit Resolution In Three Easy Steps

NCCI Edits

NCCI Edit Resolution In Three Easy Steps Lynn Thornton, RHIA, CCS HIM IMEducation & Compliance Manager   Are you stymied by NCCI Edits? Do you really understand the meaning of modifier indicator (1) on the NCCI Procedure to Procedure (PTP) Edit Tables? What about the edit rationales? Are you able to navigate the tables and …