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    Medical Coding Books
    I need a job i understand that even though i am a CPC-A it is very difficult to find a coding job due to my lack of experience. I am looking for anything in the medical field in or around the shelbyville tn area. PLEASE HELP

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    Albany, New York
    Is there an AAPC local chapter in your area where you could do some networking?
    What kind of work experience have you had?
    Karen Maloney, CPC
    Data Quality Specialist

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    Yes i am a member of the Mufreesburo chapter and there lies the problem I have no experience. I am fresh out of school.

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    Albany, New York
    I rec'd my CPC in March 2003.
    At the time, I was working in a hospital billing office. For about a year and a half, I tried to get a coding job.
    One night during a chapter meeting that was being held at the hospital I was working at, I was approached the Coding Manager of the hospital about a coding position that was going to be created. I interviewed, took her coding test and the rest is history.....

    I guess what I'm trying to say is....attempt to get your foot in the door as a file clerk, biller, record assembler, etc. at a doctor's office/ hospital. Make it known to them that you are a CPC, you never know where it might lead.
    Karen Maloney, CPC
    Data Quality Specialist

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    Thank you so much for your time! i completely agree with u i just want to get my foot in the door. I'm looking for anything and everything but i cant seem to find ANY positions open in my area.

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