Why Medical Coding and Billing is a Great Career

Today there are medical and medical billing professionals who are skilled and have great knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy, and they are also very proficient in medical coding and billing software. The profession is important to meet the increasing medical needs of the aging since insurance companies continue to update their claims processing procedures.… Continue reading Why Medical Coding and Billing is a Great Career

What is Medical Coding?

Transforming healthcare diagnoses, procedures, medical services and equipment into universal alphanumeric codes is what is known as medical coding. To obtain the accurate diagnoses and procedures, there is a need to refer to the medical record documentation which includes the physicians’ notes, laboratory and radiologic results. Medical documents are the main source of diagnoses and… Continue reading What is Medical Coding?