Do I Need an Associates Degree to Become a Medical Coder? Laureen: Yup. Anything you wanted to add on any of these questions, Lori? Lori: I do think AAPC scares a lot of people with their "you must have an associate’s degree". They put that on almost all of the
About Laureen JandroepCPC, COC, CPPM, CPC-I.,Sr. Instructor for CCO.us. Resides in southern New Jersey with her husband of over 20 years Anthony and four children. They are active parents and spend most of their time these days just being parents which they love.
Is the CRC® Credential a Good Choice for New Coders? Then the last question that we were going to answer was about CRC® for new coders. This actually came up as a chat question in our last webinar. The person wanted to know, it says: “It sounds to me like the
Is a School or Course Required to Take the Medical Coding Certification Exam? Okay, so the third question: “Do I need a course or a coding certification?” Then a side question was or a related one I should say: “Is a Medical Coding Program through a school a requirement to
CPC-A Apprenticeship Removal: What Exactly Counts and Why? This next question, Lori, I think you helped a lot with as far as putting the questions in. These were the two related questions: “What exactly counts for the CPC apprentice 'A' removal and why?" and... "Why don’t the CCO Blitzes count for
Getting Back Into Medical Coding After an Absence Let’s talk about Getting Back Into Coding After an Absence. This question came in and they asked: “I’ve been out of the coding field for a while. I have kept my CEUs going but I have not physically coded for over 2 years.
“You were designed for accomplishment, engineered for success, and endowed with the seeds of greatness.” — Zig Ziglar Congratulations to our new CCO graduates and November 2017 CRC, CPPM, CPMA, CPB, COC and CPC Exam Passers! You have done your best. You came well prepared. Now, it's time to celebrate the success that you
“Some people dream of success, while other people get up every morning and make it happen.” — Wayne Huizenga Congratulations to our new CCO graduates and October 2017 CRC, CEMC, CCS, RHIT and CPC Exam Passers! Rise and shine, let us celebrate your success. Starting today, you'll wake up every morning as certified medical
“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.” — Bill Cosby Congratulations to our new CCO graduates and September 2017 CRC, CEMC and CPC Exam Passers! You've been fearlessly dedicated to succeed. Thus, celebrate the fruit of your hard work. Once again, congratulations! Your CCO family is