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Career Step Releases Ebook Versions of Its Textbooks for New and Current Students
Entry Date September 17, 2014
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Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, has released ebook versions of all of the proprietary textbooks included with the school’s training programs. This is intended to enhance students’ learning experiences by making their education more mobile and interactive. “Our goal is to provide the very [...]

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Career Step Releases New Video to Help Students Explore the Medical Coding and Billing Field

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, has released a new video designed to help students and career seekers explore the opportunities available in the medical coding and billing field. The video details what medical coders and billers do, what the current demand is for these [...]

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Career Step Application Deadline August 31 for over $450,000 of Scholarship Funding
Entry Date August 20, 2014
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Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, will close the application period for two of its available scholarships on August 31. The first scholarship is for 2014 Utah high school graduates and offers an enrollment in the Career Step training program of the student’s choice for [...]

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Infographic: Where’s Your Study Buddy?

Friends make our lives better, and that’s just as true when it comes to school! Our newest infographic explores the benefits of having a study buddy and provides plenty of tips on how you can be a great study buddy too. And going back to school with a friend can [...]

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Career Step Announces Four New Scholarships to Support Individuals Pursuing Higher Education
Entry Date July 29, 2014
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Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education, is pleased to announce that it will be offering four new scholarships. These programs are designed to support mothers who are returning to school, military service members and their spouses, and graduating high school seniors as they pursue higher education through a [...]

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Career Step’s EHR Curriculum Earns Approval from the National Healthcareer Association

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, has earned approval on its electronic health records (EHR) curriculum included in its Medical Administrative Assistant with EHR course from the National Healthcareer Association (NHA). “The NHA is a leading industry organization that focuses on improving the quality of [...]

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Infographic: Study Tips for the Online Student
Entry Date July 2, 2014
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It’s safe to say that Career Step knows a little bit about what it takes to be a successful online student. After all, we’ve been offering online training since 1999 and more than 85,000 students have chosen Career Step courses over the years. So, whether you’re already gearing up for [...]

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Food for Thought

Entry Category Medical Transcription
Entry Date September 18, 2014
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If you read our August 29th blog post, Chew on This, you’ve likely been openly enjoying some indulgences you previously kept secret—namely: sugar, chocolate, and coffee—and are calling them “good little pleasures” rather than “guilty little pleasures.” Hasn’t it been incredibly liberating not to have to hide your chocolate stash [...]

Clinical Documentation Improvement

Entry Category Coding and Billing
Entry Date September 17, 2014
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When working as a medical coder you might hear the phrase “If it was not documented, it was not done.” This is an important concept that medical coders need to understand to be successful. The medical record for each patient contains the clinical documentation provided by the physician. There are [...]

September Savings for New Students

Entry Category Referral Blog
Entry Date September 16, 2014
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With the back-to-school season in full swing and fall starting to creep up on us, now is a great time to make sure your friends and family know about Career Step’s programs. If they’re thinking about going back to school, let them know that Career Step’s low tuition covers everything [...]

Earning Referral Bonuses the Easy Way With Your Referrer Webpage

Entry Category Referral Blog
Entry Date September 15, 2014
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Just how easy is it to earn referral bonuses? With your referrer webpage, it really is very simple. We’ve built in several features that make it easy to ensure you get credit for each of your referrals and that allow you to quickly share Career Step electronically. Making sure you [...]

Top 3 Tips to Make the Most of the Practicum

Entry Category Medical Transcription
Entry Date September 11, 2014
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Like many students, upon hearing that I had to transcribe and edit over 1300 medical reports while completing the medical transcription editor course, I felt rather overwhelmed. At first, I heard the lyrics from the famous song Down Once More from The Phantom of the Opera run through my head [...]