"I felt as if the authors were sitting across from me explaining all the tips of the trade." --ADVANCE for Health Information Professionals
"In uncomplicated language, readers are told how to set up and manage a small medical-coding service. An array of topics ... are concisely presented ... an excellent resource" --Today's Librarian
"a great introduction to entrepreneurship as a medical coder ... this book is an excellent place to start your research ... excellent advice ... nuggets of coding and business savvy ... references and resources that are likely to be worth the cost of the book on their own merits ... accurate description and excellent list of advantages to a coding carer ... honest outline of concerns and issues that you must be prepared to handle ... you'll be able to use chapter after chapter of 'Independent Medical Coding' both at the beginning of your venture and for years to come." --For the Record
About the Author
Authors Donna Avila-Weil, RHIT, and Rhonda Regan, CCS, CCS-P, have worked extensively in health information management for decades. Avila-Weil has specialized in coding, in medical transcription, directed medical staff services, and provided extensive consulting services during her 30 year career. Regan has performed medical coding for 20 years. She owns her own independent coding and health information management consulting business. Donna lives and conducts her coding, medical transcription, and consulting business in Hawaii, servicing clients across the U.S. Rhonda lives and has her coding and consulting business in the beautiful wine country of Northern California.