MB-Guide.org has everything you need to know about starting up, growing, and succeeding in medical billing and coding.
Considering a career change? Have you thought about the medical billing and coding field?
These industries helps millions of medical professionals and patients each year, and offer secure employment.
Medical billers and coders handle the complicated world of insurance claims for healthcare professionals. Without a constant stream of insurance claim revenue, healthcare facilities would quickly stop working. Billers and coders play a vital role in keeping things ticking.
Starting a career in medical billing or coding requires dedication and knowledge. You have to know not only the skills you'll need on-the-job, but the best way to market yourself and find positions.
MB-Guide.org was set up to help you eliminate the uncertainty. We're here to answer the confusing questions you may have, like:
You'll find all the answers here. MB-Guide.org is written by professionals in these industries, who have been there and know what it takes. This site provides you with impartial, well-researched advice and insights gleaned from many, many years of real work experience.
You'll learn everything you need to get (and stay!) ahead in these challenging industries.
Introductory articles explaining the billing and coding process and how it works, including how coding works, how the health insurance system works, the medical terminology you'll need to get your head around, and common mistakes which plague many novice billers and coders.
We'll teach you exactly how to handle insurance claims with walkthroughs, advice, and insights from our experienced billers for all kinds of steps and issues in the day-to-day world of billing. We also have guides to the unique facets of dealing with various healthcare specialties.
No-nonsense explanation of billing and coding software. We'll show you how to navigate the labyrinth of options and choose the right package for you.
A guide to getting jobs, and what you need to do to start a career and get employed (and the best way to do it!).
Explanations of the pros and cons of different types of education, and how to figure out what might work for you. Degrees? Courses? Seminars? Online learning?
If billing and coding aren't right for you, we also have info on what you'll need to start a new career the related fields of medical assisting or medical transcription.
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Don't know where to start? See this list of billing and coding articles, which guides you through the basic topics you'll need to know about.
You can also search MB-Guide.org to find what you're looking for.
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