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CPC Student Needs Encouragement...Help!

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    Has anyone taken a specialty exam in a field that they have not worked in ?

    I've been coding for 25 years now....CPC certified in 2003 and now I'm thinking of becoming certified in a specialty that I haven't tackled. I agree that having two years in that particular field lays the foundation for the test, but with hard work others have done it.

    How did you study for specialty exam ? Were you in a group setting or did you strictly fly solo ?

    Any and all advice is appreciated !
    Last edited by daisychris; 08-26-2010 at 06:29 AM.

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    Congrats! i take my re-take this weekend.. i am very nervous! i have been studying and all but still feel like it is not enough..i am a bad test taker i always have been ever since i could remember as well i have a learning disability due to hearing loss (even though the test is not spoken out loud it still affects me) but i now know what to expect and i know how i am going to tackle the test do the back first then the reports that are short then the long one i am still having trouble with burns and what not. Congrats again that is wonderful! i just hope i pass

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