Conclusion and Resource List

Chapter 7

By now, you should have a thorough understanding of the medical coding field and the education, certification and experience required to break into and succeed in the ever-growing healthcare industry.

Hopefully, this website has given you the information you need to decide whether medical coding is the career for you.

Take advantage of the information you learned here - visit the resources provided throughout the chapters, and start talking with other medical coders.

Most importantly, enjoy the road you're about to embark on: you'll be challenged, and the result will be a rewarding career.

We wish you the best of luck!

Below you'll find a resource list that lists all of the links we've mentioned in this guide, as well as additional resources you mind be interested in checking out in one handy place. Be sure to bookmark it for future reference.

Professional Organizations:

Message Boards:

Study Materials, etc.:


Mailing Lists:


HIPAA Information:


Medical Billing:

Medical Transcription: