Medical Coding

The Most In-Demand Healthcare Jobs for the Fall

Posted By:   Posted On: October 21st, 2019

If you’re looking for a medical position for the Fall, now is the best time to do so. At Desert Medical Careers, we have connections with hundreds of medical facilities within Phoenix, Arizona, and the surrounding areas. We have placed more than 17,000 individuals in healthcare jobs within the past 20 years. One thing we [&hellip

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Medical Billing and Coding Salary and Job Outlook in AZ

Posted By:   Posted On: April 30th, 2019

Having an efficient revenue cycle is needed for a seamless process for capturing, securing, and maintaining finances from patient services. Without a healthy revenue cycle, medical facilities will run into issues paying their bills and staff. In short, medical facilities are always looking for highly qualified individuals to place on their revenue cycle management team [&hellip

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Now’s the Time to Get a Healthcare Job in Phoenix!

Posted By:   Posted On: October 22nd, 2018

If you are a healthcare worker in the Phoenix Metro Area and you’re thinking about getting a new job, we highly recommend beginning your job search now. The fall in Arizona is a hectic time of year for healthcare jobs because this is when our winter visitors are back for the season. This means that [&hellip

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Top 5 Ways to Get the Highest Paying Medical Coding and Billing Jobs

Posted By:   Posted On: March 28th, 2018

While medical billing and coding jobs are continually growing in demand and pay, intentionally focusing your efforts can lead to higher pay and career advances. Use this guide to get into the highest paying medical coding and billing jobs, so you get the most from your career. Workplace There are many factors to consider to [&hellip

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Certified Professional Coder Jobs, Salaries, and Job Outlook at a Glance

Posted By:   Posted On: November 28th, 2016

We place for Certified Professional Coder jobs throughout the United States in remote coding jobs coding Hospital/Acute Care. We normally place our remote CPCs in positions that pay $28 – $35 an hour with benefits and many of the job CPC jobs allow for flexible work schedules. While the Bureau of Labor Statistics states that [&hellip

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What’s the difference between COC and CPC medical coders?

Posted By:   Posted On: September 21st, 2016

This month we’re talking about the difference between COC and CPC medical coders. This is part of a series of articles we’re writing that address the highest paying medical coder specialties and ways you, as a medical coder, can have the best job opportunities, whether you are a remote medical coder or an on-site medical [&hellip

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Highest Paying Medical Coder Specialties

Posted By:   Posted On: August 29th, 2016

Medical coders can increase their pay a number of ways, and one of them is by getting certified in one or many medical coder specialties. Here’s the top three medical coder specialties and how to get those certifications. The highest paying medical coding specialties shown here are based on the 2009 AAPC Salary Survey. It [&hellip

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Medical Coder Interview Questions for On-Site and Remote Medical Coders

Posted By:   Posted On: July 19th, 2016

Are you looking for a job as a medical coder or remote medical coder? If so, we’re here to help. We’re Desert Medical Careers. We have over 20 years experience as a medical staffing agency and we’ve found that those who have practiced interview questions in advance do far better during their job hunt. So [&hellip

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Remote Medical Coder Jobs Pros and Cons

Posted By:   Posted On: March 17th, 2016

In October, 2015 ICD-10 launched throughout the US. Because this new medical coding standard has over 140,000 codes compared to the system that has been in place for decades, ICD-9, which has around 17,000 codes, medical coders have experienced a decrease in productivity. Before ICD-10 launched, it was anticipated that productivity would drop by 50%. [&hellip

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Tips for Getting a Remote Medical Coding Job

Posted By:   Posted On: January 19th, 2016

Pay for Remote Medical Coding Jobs While some companies that hire remote medical coders pay by the chart, it is very common to find remote coding jobs that pay hourly. The normal range to expect for a remote medical coding position is between $28 – $35 an hour. Medical coding salaries earned are directly connected [&hellip

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