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Coding Specialist—Career Opportunities

As a Coding Specialist you possess skills that will open career opportunities in ambulatory care, long-term care, managed care, physician practices and hospitals. You will develop a broad base of knowledge to enable application of coding theory using medical terminology, disease process, surgical procedures, computer applications and pharmacology principles.

Job openings for persons seeking work as coding specialists are expected to be numerous through the year 2016. Accurate medical coding impacts not only reimbursement of health care providers, but also quality of care and medical research.