Results 1 to 5 of 5

job interviews

  1. #1
    Default job interviews
    Medical Coding Books

    I just graduated from coding and I am trying to get a job in coding. One of the interview question for a coding job asked was what internet sites would I use to help me in coding.?
    Does anyone know what sites are useful for a coder without paying money?

  2. Default
    I use the AAPC forums quite a bit, I refer to the CMS website as well. HCPro also has a lot of information and articles.

  3. #3
    Los Alamitos CA
    sometimes i use google and it gives me codes then i verify with my books.

  4. #4
    Default for disease processes and treatments. for abbreviations such as WADAO (weak and dizzy all over). How can one be dizzy all over?

    Provider specialty organizations:,,

    Additional coding info:

  5. #5
    Dover Seacoast New Hampshire
    Don't forget to mention that you would use the payer's websites....Anthem, Cigna, Aetna, etc.

    Always mention CMS.

    And if you're doing specialty coding, the professional associations have websites, for example AAFP (American Academy of Family Practice), STA (Society of Thoracic Surgeons), ACOG (American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.) They all have coding links and information.
    Pam Brooks, MHA, COC, PCS, CPC, AAPC Fellow
    Coding Manager
    Wentworth-Douglass Hospital
    Dover, NH 03820

    If you can dream it, you can do it. Walt Disney

Similar Threads

  1. Correspondent looking for interviews w/billing experts
    By in forum Orthopaedics
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 01-04-2012, 11:07 AM
  2. Am I not saying the right things in my interviews?
    By in forum Employment General Discussion
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 05-22-2011, 10:21 AM
  3. Coding tests at interviews
    By ashleynapier in forum Employment General Discussion
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 07-15-2009, 06:51 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?


Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.