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Certified Coding Specialist- Physician-based (CCS-P®)

Earners of the (CCS-P®) credential specialize in physician-based settings such as physician offices, group practices, multi-specialty clinics, or specialty centers. They are competent in reviewing patient records and assigning numeric codes for each diagnosis and procedure. They possess in-depth knowledge of the CPT coding system and familiarity with the ICD-10-CM and HCPCS Level II coding systems. They are experts in health information documentation, data integrity, and quality

This badge is issued by AHIMA


  • CPT Coding
  • Data Integrity
  • HCPCS Level II Coding
  • Health Information Documentation
  • ICD-10-CM
  • Medical Coding
  • Medical Records
  • Physician Based Coding

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