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October 04, 2016
Carl Natale

Where the ICD-10 transition has created gains

The ICD-10 transition created an obvious need for medical coders trained in ICD-10 coding. But medical coding is the only career that got a boost.
July 11, 2016
Carl Natale

Five tips for learning about medical coding careers

ICD-10 implementation has made the medical coder position a much more valuable one. So the profession should attract new interest.
December 21, 2015
Carl Natale

Four things medical coders need to learn — besides ICD-10 codes

Kristi Pollard has been coding for 20 years. For much of that time, she has been a consultant involved in ICD-10 task forces and mentoring. During that time she has heard a lot of questions.
January 21, 2013
Carl Natale

How to make medical coding at home work

Since I write these posts about medical coding from a home office, I don't see why medical coding can't be done from home. Holly Cassano explains why medical billing and coding are careers where you...
December 13, 2011
Carl Natale

HIT Opportunities: ICD-10 coding can lead to new career paths

Medical coders aren't the only healthcare professionals who will get a boost from ICD-10 implementation. [See also: How ICD-10 can create opportunities for medical coders] Some positions are going...
October 14, 2011
Carl Natale

Week in Review: How ICD-10 implementation can change medical coding careers

ICD-10 codes are supposed to transform the business of healthcare. That's going to change how some people will do their jobs. I take a look at those possibilities, last-minute HIPAA 5010 advice...