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A medical coder is a member of the health information service team. The coding professional uses a classification system to assign code numbers and letters to each symptom, diagnosis, disease, procedure, and operation that appears in the patient's chart. These codes are used for insurance reimbursement, research, health planning analysis, and to make clinical decisions. A high degree of accuracy and a working knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, and physiology are important skills for these professionals. For more information about Medical Coding go to http://www.ahima.org and http://www.aapc.com .

Career options include:

  • Inpatient Hospital Coder
  • Reimbursement Specialist
  • Outpatient Coder
  • Coding Abstracting Analyst
  • Insurance Claim Analyst
  • Managed Care Organization Coder
  • Professional Coder
  • Physician's Office/Clinic Coder

For information on Program requirements click on the appropriate link: 
Medical Coding Program Requirements
Medical Billing Program Requirements

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