Healthcare is one of the fastest growing industries in the country.
This growth is due in large part to an aging population that will require more medical services.
That’s where Medical Billing and Coding professionals come in.
With the widespread use of electronic health records (EHRs) by different healthcare providers, medical billers and coders will be needed to organize and manage all of this new incoming data to help with increasing claims for reimbursement from insurance companies.
How fast is the Medical Billing and Coding field growing?
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2018 there were 215,500 jobs and the projected percent growth in employment from 2018 to 2028 is a whopping 11%!