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Certified Coding Associate (CCA®)

Earners of the CCA® credential have basic coding competency in any setting, including both hospitals and physician practices. They have demonstrated a level of commitment, competency, and professional capability that employers are looking for while demonstrating a commitment to the coding profession.

This badge is issued by AHIMA


  • CPT
  • Compliance
  • HCPCS Level II
  • ICD-10
  • ICD-10-CM PCS
  • Medical Coding
  • Medical Records
  • Patient Confidentiality And Privacy

What it takes to earn this badge

  • Earn high school diploma or equivalent
  • Complete AHIMA-approved coding program (PCAP Program) or equivalent
  • Score a passing grade on the Certified Coding Associate (CCA) Exam
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