CCS versus CCA – Which Credential is Right for Me?

CCS versus CCA – Which Credential is Right for Me?

by Pamela J. Haney, MS, RHIA, CCS, CIC, COC

Healthcare is rapidly changing with increased pressure for accurate reimbursement, regulatory scrutiny for compliant claims, and the impact of ICD-10 implementation. Many organizations are requiring their coding staff to become certified to demonstrate coding proficiency. AHIMA’s Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) credential is considered the “gold standard” for facility coding.

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New ICD-10 Assessments Provide Assistance in Training and Ensuring Coding Proficiency

BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – November 6, 2015 – To help HIM departments with the immediate need to gauge coder proficiency in the wake of the ICD-10 transition, Libman Education has updated its line of standard and customized Medical Coding Skills Assessments. Read more

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