Career Step Continues to Improve and Enhance Professional Medical Coding and Billing Program

LEHI, Utah—May 16, 2018—Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and professional training, is pleased to announce the release of a series of videos it has added to its Professional Medical Coding and Billing program. The videos will encourage learners to develop critical thinking and coding skills that foster confident and independent coding.

“We are very excited to add this new content to our Professional Medical Coding and Billing program,” said Cari Greenwood, Career Step revenue cycle product specialist. “Its focus on interactivity and instruction, based on coding concepts learners most frequently ask about, should be a great benefit to our learners.”

The videos are intended to supplement ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS instruction, providing additional examples and expanded explanations of select coding concepts. The interactive exercises will enrich the learner’s experience with the content and serve as a self-checkpoint, allowing learners to gauge whether they fully grasp the concepts presented.

Healthcare is one of the most rapidly growing sectors according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and medical coding and billing specifically is expected to experience new job growth of 13% by 2026. Career Step graduates have an edge in the job market because the hands-on, interactive nature of their training means they are ready to start working immediately upon graduation. In addition, graduates will benefit from Career Step’s partnership with RCM Health Care Services, a premier provider of staffing solutions for over 400 healthcare institutions. RCM intends to employ Career Step graduates in both remote and traditional job opportunities across the nation.  

Professional medical coders and billers with one credential earn an average of $52,605 annually, according to the 2016 Salary Survey published by AAPC. To learn more, visit CareerStep.com/medical-coding-billing-career or call 1-800-411-7073.

About Career Step

Career Step is an online provider of career-focused education and professional training. The company has trained over 100,000 students for new careers as well as more than 100,000 healthcare professionals through its various continuing education courses. More than 150 colleges and universities nationwide have partnered with Career Step, and the company provides training for several of the largest and most respected healthcare employers in the nation. Career Step is committed to helping students and practicing healthcare professionals alike gain the skills they need to be successful in the workplace—improving lives, advancing careers and driving business results through education. More information can be found at CareerStep.com or 1-800-246-7837.

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2 thoughts on “Career Step Continues to Improve and Enhance Professional Medical Coding and Billing Program

  1. Kerry Baron says:

    HI! Im currently in the medical coding and billing program. will I be able to access the series of videos it has added to its Professional Medical Coding and Billing program?

    • mbunderson says:

      Hi Kerry,
      Yes! In fact, 6 of the videos are up and ready to go–and you should be able to access those. You can find them in the “Reading and Textbook” assignment page for some of the chapters in the ICD-10 Coding module.

      Good luck with your coursework; I hope the videos help.

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