While in the coding trenches, furry companions are working behind the scenes to support us and bring comic relief. “Cat vs. Dog” has been a long-standing rivalry for pet enthusiasts. Coding professionals bring a whole new level to the competition. Those who work remotely often rely on their faithful companions to keep them company; and ...
As a military spouse, I needed a career that was readily available in any state, offered an emergent environment, versatile in nature, and allowed me to help people and patients, especially. Nursing was not my calling, though, so I dug a little deeper. Unsuspected Career While at our first military base, I landed a job ...
Director Medical Coding/Assisting Program and Remote Coder, Toledo, Ohio Tell us about how you got into coding, what you’ve done during your coding career, and where you work now.  I began my career as a medical assistant at the same place where I externed during college. The hours were bad, however, and the pay was ...
Tameka J. Duncan, CPB, CPPM Medical Biller, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands Tell us about how you got into coding, what you’ve done during your coding career, and where you work now. I have a bachelor’s degree in Business Management and an associate degree in Computer Science, yet somehow my lifelong career is medical billing ...
I was born in the Philippines, and in my younger years I wanted to be a computer analyst. Despite my mother’s pleas that I become a doctor, I took up computer science. I came to the United States in 1999, and after six months of working as a cashier for a grocery store, I was ...