Medical Billing and Coding – Fact or Fiction
Welcome to Fact or Fiction!  In this recurring series on our blog we’re going to set the record straight on various topics related to the fields our students are training to enter.  We aim to share facts, dispel myths, and set apart the fact from the fiction! Medical Billing and... Read more
Dorsey Schools Celebrates Health Information Professionals Week
This year marks the 27th Annual Celebration of Health Information Professionals Week, which will be celebrated from April 3-9, 2016.  The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) introduced Health Information Professionals Week to raise awareness about the important work Health Information Professionals do each and every day to keep our... Read more
Dorsey Schools Celebrates National Medical Billers Day
Today we celebrate Medical Billers everywhere!  That’s because Thursday March 31, 2016 has been declared National Medical Biller’s Day.  Medical Billers are healthcare professionals that help patients, care providers, and insurance companies by processing claims in a timely manner. About National Medical Billers Day A job as a Medical Biller... Read more
5 Facts about Medical Billing and Coding
What Do Medical Coding And Billing Professionals Do? The medical coding and billing field plays a critical role in the large and expanding healthcare industry. These professionals translate medical records into standardized codes that are used to bill patients and third-party payers such as insurance companies and Medicare. The comprehensive Medical... Read more
National Allied Health Professions Week
This week is “National Allied Health Professions Week”. Some of you may be wondering who allied health professionals are and what they do. The Allied Association of Schools of Allied Health Professionals (ASAHP) defines allied health professionals as “the segment of the workforce that delivers services involving the identification, evaluation... Read more