Maybe you are one of the people who is:
- Not sure if that local school down the street has a good program?
- Worried about reports of people attending a $19,000 program and not having the skills to even pass the national board exam?
- Wondering if you will finish in the typical 4 months online programs give you to finish?
- Wishing someone would just take your hand and guide you from beginning to end without emptying your wallet?
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“Medical Coding Classes Online”
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In fact, it thrills me every time to get a testimonial from the “regular folks” out there performing medical coding services for professionals after receiving our trainings.
Regular folks like Francine, for example:
You were pretty enthusiastic when you first started searching for the perfect medical coding school but quickly got discouraged Maybe even overwhelmed?
… you are basically flat out tired from all the searching for the right medical coding training program and just want to get started.
Guess what… I was there once before just like you. I remember a time when I was in search of a program and there were none locally and no one had even thought of online coding training yet. Believe me, I feel your pain!
Need A Medical Coding Course? You’ve come to the right place!
My name is Laureen Jandroep (CPC®, CPC®-I, Senior Instructor) and I’ve been teaching and coaching medical coders to prepare to be certified coders for the AAPC (American Society of Professional Coders) or American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) physician based board exams since 1999. I have taken and passed many of the board exams including: CPC®, CPC®-H, CCS-P, CCS, and RCC.
I basically thought I was going to be an occupational therapist when I grew up and I was for a number of years. I actually ran a therapy practice here in South Jersey. At our zenith, we had about 27 therapists and aids and office staff and we basically did over 1.6 million in billing a year which I was pretty proud of. But what I was most proud of is that we had less than a 0.06% rejection rate and that was because we did good coding. Kind of by accident, I basically had to do billing. I had to learn about cost reports and all of that. I got out manuals and I actually read the introduction of my coding manual. We had a very low denial rate and in the rehab industry, that’s just unheard of. So I have taken an interest in coding since back then. Medicare pretty much changed the way rehab agencies like mine were able to bill, and many of us went out of business. So I got into the billing and coding world. I ran a school for a number of years which I loved… and guess what… I'm still teaching even now!
I have a unique way of teaching myself new concepts and I share that with my students. So they “get it”. As fast as possible. Because medical coding demands that we stay current on changes in medical coding billing. So let me tell you…
There is a Solution to Finding the Best Medical Coding Training Available Today.
You see, it doesn't have to be that hard. You don't need to stress. After all, most schools are using the same textbooks and workbooks. So the important thing to focus on is the instructor and their teaching methods.
There is an easier way! Let me explain…
The Physician Based Medical Coding Course
My medical coding video review program
prepares you for the following exams:
- Certified Professional Coder (CPC®) exam by the AAPC (AAPC) and the
- Certified Coding Specialist-Physician Based (CCS-P) exam by the American Health Information Association (AHIMA).
14 modules of Medical Coding Training
- Video Lectures so it's as it you are sitting there in class right with Laureen
- Reading assignments from the most widely used medical coding text in the industry
- Online submission of homework for quick grading
- Timed online tests for immediate grading and feedback
- Discussion board dedicated to our students
- Regular coaching sessions and review of your progress.
Additional Bonuses As Part Of Your Enrollment
- Coding Certification Review Blitz – 6 DVD set mailed to your door and online access ($240 value)
- 150 question Mock Board Exam (compare to the AAPC's 3 practice exams that are 50 questions each) a $79 value
- Access to two on demand CEU trainings (CEUs are needed to maintain your new credential)
- Ongoing invitations to our monthly Q&A Webinars (even after you graduate)
Our Course Description: In A Nutshell
Our Physician Based Medical Coding course will teach you the core trainings needed for coding in a medical office and gives you all the training needed to pass the AAPC CPC® board exam and start you in your career in Medical Coding.
Our goal is to give you all the current information needed to be a successful medical coder AND pass your medical coding cpc exam test.
This includes training in CPT, HCPCS and ICD-9-CM and even the future ICD-10 coding system.
When you are complete with our course, you will be able to review and assign the correct procedures and billing codes for physician based patient services.
For over 11 years now I have been teaching medical coding – with many students successfully passing their first CPC® exam after viewing my videos.
Will These Trainings Help Me Become
A Certified Medical Coder?
This program works. It's worked for hundreds of people. But don't take my work for it. Here's just some of the testimonials I have received from some of the happy students who have purchased my CPC® Exam preparation Videos over the last few years:
Here's What's Great About These Videos:
- They get you up to speed and trained in all the basic requirements to be a medical coder- starting from scratch.
- They prepare you to pass the certification exam ON THE FIRST TRY
- They teach you a proprietary “Bubble and Highlighting™ Technique” to help you use your manuals during the test- and after during your daily coding work
- Watching the dvds and online videos are cheaper than a live event
- They help you be more confident about passing the CPC® exam
- You can fit watching the videos into your own schedule
- Easier to digest/ take in the information on video than at a live event
- You can pause the videos
- You can rewatch the videos in the areas you need to work on
- If it’s a medical coding area that you feel comfortable with, you can skip it and save time studying
- You can spend more time studying problem areas
- My Blitz videos are the only CPC® exam preparation video system available on the internet!
- You can get started NOW with the online videos!
Here is what other people who passed their exam on the first try have said about my Coding Certification Blitz Videos:
Here's What's Inside:
The Physician Based Medical Coding Certification Training
- Reimbursement, HIPPA, and Compliance
- An Overview of ICD-9-CM
- ICD-9-CM Outpatient Coding and Reporting Guidelines
- Using ICD-9-CM
- Chapter‐Specific Guidelines (ICD‐9‐CM Chapters 1‐8)
- Chapter‐Specific Guidelines (ICD‐9‐CM Chapters 9‐17)
- An Overview of ICD‐10‐CM
- ICD‐10‐CM Outpatient Coding and Reporting Guidelines
- Using ICD‐10‐CM
- Chapter‐Specific Guidelines (ICD‐10‐CM Chapters 1‐10)
- Chapter‐Specific Guidelines (ICD‐10‐CM Chapters 11‐14)
- Chapter‐Specific Guidelines (ICD‐10‐CM Chapters 15‐21)
- Introduction to the CPT® and Level II National Codes (HCPCS)
- Evaluation and Management (E/M) Services
- Surgery Guidelines and General Surgery
- Integumentary System
- Musculoskeletal System
- Respiratory System
- Cardiovascular System
- Hemic, Lymphatic, Mediastinum, and Diaphragm
- Digestive System
- Urinary and Male Genital Systems
- Reproductive, Intersex Surgery, Female Genital System, and Maternity Care and Delivery
- Endocrine and Nervous Systems
- Eye, Ocular Adnexa, Auditory, and Operating Microscope
- Inpatient Coding
And These Bonuses
LIMITED TIME BONUS 1:
9.5 HOURS OF CPC® Exam Preparation VIDEOS on DVD and ONLINE:
- Each video is between 20 – 50 minutes in length.
- Enough to completely cover each section while at the same time allowing you to take breaks between sessions covering a specific topic.
- You can then go on to the next topic or play the last video again.
- Each section refers to your CPT® manual so you can follow along and see how to best use your book during the exam. After all it is an open book exam. You'll be able to find the codes you need in the shortest time.
- “Proprietary Bubble and Highlighting™ Technique”: how to mark and highlight your CPT® and ICD coding manual to make it easier to choose the correct answer of the choices given for any question on the exam.
- A complete, comprehensive review of what is covered on the CPC® exam: an exhaustive review of all the various diagnostic and therapeutic procedures covered on the examA guide to doing well on the exam: the program will also demonstrate ways to go through the process of taking the exam in the most efficient manner, making best use of the time allowed.
- How to best manage some questions you might find more difficult than others.
- How you can look up codes during your exam relating to diagnoses and procedures in the most efficient manner.
- How to take the exam: the mindset needed to not focus on the ‘little things” but focus on the important of coding guidelines.
- The videos are an exhaustive review of the beginning of the CPT® book to the end.I not only cover the entire CPT® manual, but also
- the highlights of ICD-9-CM ; the 10-12 key questions that you need to focus on to pass the Physician based medical coding board exams.
- Highlights of the key questions you will be tested on from the HCPCS manuals
Take Action Now!
Start Your Career as a Medical Coder Today!
So what are you waiting for?
- Ready To Get Started As A Medical Coder?
- How many hours will you waste not learning to study efficiently?
- How much more money and time will you invest in a live review session?
Here's the Good News!
Getting this training is your first step in entering or moving up in working as a medical coder.
Remember: Being certified gives you certain advantages, including:
- This is step ONE if you are planning on becoming an entry-level coder.
- Seek out new income opportunities as a medical coder.
- Certified coders earn on average $7000 more annually than uncertified personnel.
Registration Open Now
First lecture Available July 23rd (possibly sooner)
This MTA Course Includes…
Medical Terminology and Anatomy for ICD-10 Coding Textbook
by Betsy J. Shiland and published by Elsevie
Whether you're new to medical coding or transitioning from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM/PCS, Medical Terminology and Anatomy for ICD-10 Coding helps you prepare to code accurately and effectively using the ICD-10-CM/PCS code set with a complete understanding of relevant medical terminology and anatomy.
Coding certified (CCS, CPC) and approved AHIMA ICD-10-CM/PCS Academy Trainer Betsy Shiland makes unfamiliar medical language more approachable, and carefully sequenced medical terminology lessons help you understand the vastly increased anatomy necessary for accurate coding, including the locations of hundreds of arteries, muscles, nerves, and other anatomy. This unique resource also includes engaging in-book exercises and interactive online resources, giving you the review and practice you need to reinforce your comprehension and confidently prepare for the coding workforce.
Medical Terminology & Anatomy Topics Covered
- Terminology coverage specific to ICD-10-CM/PCS familiarizes you with the terms and definitions you'll encounter most frequently in coding practice.
- Anatomy and physiology content helps you accurately interpret medical reports to code effectively in ICD-10-CM/PCS.
- Pathology terms are organized by disease and disorder classification so you can practice locating information just as you will when coding with ICD-10-CM.
- ICD codes provided for pathology terms and signs/symptoms help you associate diagnoses with related codes.
- In-book exercises test your understanding as you learn.
- Pathology and procedure terminology tables challenge you to decode terms by word origins and definitions.
- Root operation information is incorporated into procedure tables to familiarize you with the associated common suffixes.
- Electronic medical record format familiarizes you with documentation commonly used in healthcare settings.
- Guideline Alert! boxes link terminology to relevant ICD-10-CM/PCS information at a glance.
- Be Careful! boxes alert you to similar and potentially confusing word parts and terms.
- Interactive learning games and activities on a companion Evolve website reinforce your comprehension and make learning medical terminology more engaging.
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