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Topic Originator: kate
Post Date November 29, 2006 @ 1:51 AM
coding class


kate
November 29, 2006 @ 1:51 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

I am currently looking for a coding class here in southern california. I found 2 so far. I wonder has anyone heard of THE CODING SOURCE OR THE SMART SOLUTIONS?

Cheryl
December 6, 2006 @ 6:37 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

If you are looking for an online course I have taken a coding class through the VLC.  All work and testing can be done online and they send you a certificate once the course is completed.  As well as you may want to check into Allied Business Schools.  I believe they offer coding also.  I am currently taking their transcription course as well and it can be done online also.  Hope this helps.

Cheryl

Grace Vasquez
December 6, 2006 @ 11:52 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

Where exactly in southern california? The American Academy of coders has the independent study program you can do from home and they have different chapters depending what area you are in that might have a program within. I am in the Inland Empire and can give you information if you are near by.

kate
December 6, 2006 @ 11:09 PM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

Hi Grace, I live in Long bEach area. There's one more institute I found the REIMBURSEMENT SPECIALISTS, they are under the AAPC local chapter. I'm still having second thoughts....one is I am employed doing billing which I only took from a vocational program; its almost a year now since I got employed. I'm thinking which one to take first (the coding to help me code more efficiently) or billing certification and learn more in-depth abt it. What we learned from school wasn't really useful. I learned hands-on basically when I started this billing job.
Sorry for the long reply.

natasha_hylton@msn.com
December 17, 2006 @ 6:47 PM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

HI, i am studying medical billing and coding right now. I havent took the class for coding yet but i would like to take a coding class this summer at my college. How can i prep myself over the spring for the summer coding course. the course ill be taking is ICD-9
thanks email me at natasha_hylton@msn.com

Charlynn
December 20, 2006 @ 7:35 AM Reply  |  Email Friend   |  |Print  |  Top

AHIMA also has a home coding course that you can take. Also you can take AAPC course from home and received your CPC or CPC-H.  If you're are dedicated and can study from home this is a great opportunity

Charlynn



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