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IT Specialist New Orleans

Becoming an IT Specialist in New Orleans

Post Date: 28-September-2016, Posted By: Allied Prep

Becoming an IT Specialist in New Orleans Think of the American corporate workforce. What does it run on? If you answered technology, email, and the Internet, you answered well. Visit any workplace and you’ll see that Information Technology is everywhere. And, while the majority of workers rely on this technology, most do not know how to implement, monitor, or even maintain it. That’s why Information Technology Specialists (IT Specialist for short) are in demand. You may be...

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 2017 ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines

2017 ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting has been Released

Post Date: 28-September-2016, Posted By: Allied Prep

2017 ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting has been Released Recently, it was announced that the 2017 ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting was released. The newest iteration of the Guidelines can be accessed and downloaded from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ website for those who are interested. According to reports, the latest version has several key changes and the newly established guidelines actually explain what changes have...

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 Learn Medical Billing

Medical Billing from Home: Study Online, Work Online

Post Date: 3-September-2016, Posted By: Allied Prep

  Medical Billing from Home: Study Online, Work Online   One of the many benefits of working as a medical biller is that you might be able to work from home. A number of companies that offer medical billing jobs allow billers to do their work entirely over the internet, letting them work from home, a coffee shop, or really anywhere in the world. If you’re interested in medical billing from home, you might want to consider contract positions with hospitals,...

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CPMA Exam Tips

CPMA Exam Tips and Preparation

Post Date: 3-September-2016, Posted By: Allied Prep

  CPMA Exam Tips and Preparation   The Certified Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA) exam is the test that you must pass in order to step into a job as a medical auditor. These jobs can be quite lucrative and are a great next step for professional medical coders or billers. CPMA exams cover a number of topics, including general coding concepts, quality assurance, communication of results, the medical record, and government guidelines for medical documentation fraud and...

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Allied Prep Financial Aid

Allied Prep Financial Aid Overview: Helping Students Get the Education They Deserve

Post Date: 2-August-2016, Posted By: Allied Prep

  Allied Prep Financial Aid Overview: Helping Students Get the Education They Deserve   Here at Allied Prep, we believe that every person deserves the chance to get the career training they need in order to support themselves and their loved ones. We work hard to make our courses as affordable and accessible as possible so that every student who wants to learn from us has that opportunity. It’s why we started our programs to learn medical billing and coding online, and...

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Medical Billing and Coding Jobs

Medical Billing & Coding: Career Facts You May Not Know

Post Date: 2-August-2016, Posted By: Allied Prep

  Medical Billing & Coding: Career Facts You May Not Know   Medical billing and coding jobs are expanding around the country. As the population of the United States ages and medicine gets better, more people need medical care on a regular basis, which means that professions within the health care field are growing and will continue to grow for at least the next ten years. If you’re thinking about getting certified as a medical biller or a medical coder, here are...

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Medical Billing and Coding Jobs New Orleans

Medical Billing and Coding Jobs in New Orleans on the Rise

Post Date: 7-July-2016, Posted By: Allied Prep

 According to PayScale.com, medical billing and coding careers are smart paths to be on. Medical billing and coding jobs in New Orleans are on the rise, as they are nationally. This is partly due to the fact that our population is aging, and partly due to the fact that people are living longer thanks to constant improvements in medicine. PayScale reports that New Orleans medical billing and coding jobs have a median entry level salary of over $33,000 per year. The jobs with the highest...

Pharmacy Technician Job Statistics

Pharmacy Technician Job Statistics: These Careers are in Demand

Post Date: 7-July-2016, Posted By: Allied Prep

 Pharmacy technician jobs are in high demand around the country, and we’re not just saying that. According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics (BLS), the choice to become a pharmacy technician will put you on a high-demand career path. BLS is a government organization that offers unbiased data about different careers. According to their pharmacy technician job statistics, there were about 372,500 pharmacy technician jobs across the country in 2014. By 2024, the number is...

Learn Medical Billing and Coding from Home

Can I Learn Medical Billing and Coding from Home?

Post Date: 9-June-2016, Posted By: Allied Prep

Perhaps you’ve heard that you can make great money and work better hours as a medical biller or a medical coder. Medical billing and coding careers are hot right now, because more of these positions are appearing all of the time. In fact, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that these careers will grow at a much faster rate than average over the next ten years. But you already work a full time job, and you can’t take time off to go to school. Or maybe you have a young...

Online IT Technician Certification

Announcing Allied Prep's New IT Support Technician Program

Post Date: 3-June-2016, Posted By: Allied Prep

Allied Prep is pleased to announce a new addition to our course offerings. The IT Support Technician Program gives students the skills and knowledge that they need to become an IT technician at a large company, a small IT firm, or as a freelancer. Our IT technician school is an 16-week in-class program that prepares students to pass the CompTIA A+ certification test. This certificate is nationally recognized, and it’s a necessary first step toward a career in IT support. IT...

Career in Medical Coding

10 Reasons to Start a Career in Medical Coding

Post Date: 30-May-2016, Posted By: Allied Prep

If you’re thinking about a career in medical coding, you probably have a lot of questions about the job itself and the benefits it might have. A medical coding career can be a doorway to a lot of great opportunities within the healthcare industry. Getting started requires a certificate in medical coding, but you can learn medical coding online through schools like Allied Prep. Here are the top ten reasons to consider a career in medical coding: 1. Medical coders are in...

 Learn Medical Billing & Coding Online

Top 5 Benefits of Online Schooling for Medical Billing & Coding

Post Date: 25-May-2016, Posted By: Allied Prep

 Online learning has a lot of great benefits, especially for people who want to learn the skills of medical billing and coding. With Allied Prep’s online courses, you can learn medical coding online or learn medical billing online in just 16 weeks. Here are the five top benefits of our online program: 1. Convenience The main reason that people choose to take courses online rather than in class is convenience. With online coursework, you can listen to lectures and do assignments...



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