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The Year that Was for Certified Billing and Coding Specialists

The Year that Was for Certified Billing and Coding Specialists

Candice Markham January 8, 2014 Comments Off on The Year that Was for Certified Billing and Coding Specialists

2013 has been quite a year for the whole allied healthcare industry. A number of high-profile cases concerning coding and billing fraud made headlines last year, and so did the hullabaloo surrounding the impending

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Is ICD-9 and ICD-10 Dual Coding a Recommended Option for Healthcare Providers?

Is ICD-9 and ICD-10 Dual Coding a Recommended Option for Healthcare Providers?

Candice Markham January 7, 2014 Comments Off on Is ICD-9 and ICD-10 Dual Coding a Recommended Option for Healthcare Providers?

So much talk has been going on about dual coding, that is, using both the ICD-9 and soon-to-be implemented ICD-10 when coding patient records, and often times, these talks echo the distress healthcare institutions

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Who’s Hiring? Top US Jobs for 2014

Who’s Hiring? Top US Jobs for 2014

Candice Markham January 6, 2014 Comments Off on Who’s Hiring? Top US Jobs for 2014

Following six years of recession and a patchy recovery, 2014 seems like a promising year for job seekers due to a stronger job market, increased salaries and lively residential home activities. According to Los

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Embracing New Beginnings: Happy New Year from the Meditec Team!

Embracing New Beginnings: Happy New Year from the Meditec Team!

Candice Markham January 1, 2014 Comments Off on Embracing New Beginnings: Happy New Year from the Meditec Team!

“Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, Whispering ‘it will be happier’…” ~Alfred Lord Tennyson, English Poet (1809-1892) Ah, time really moves fast when we’re having fun! Another great year has

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Medical Transcription – An Industry “Credentialing” on the Cusp of Change

Medical Transcription – An Industry “Credentialing” on the Cusp of Change

Candice Markham December 31, 2013 Comments Off on Medical Transcription – An Industry “Credentialing” on the Cusp of Change

Amid the rumors of MT being a dying profession, healthcare documentation is coming on stronger than ever.  Most of the reason for this is the realization that technology can only accomplish so much.  In

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