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Career Step Champion Sponsor of AHDI’s Building Futures Student Membership Program
March 24, 2016 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, is the Champion Sponsor of the Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity’s (AHDI) Building Futures program. This program enables all students enrolled in medical transcription or healthcare documentation education training to receive a student membership to AHDI free of charge. [...]

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Career Step and National Military Family Association Award First 2016 Military Spouse Scholarship
March 23, 2016 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, has teamed up with the National Military Family Association, a nonprofit that works to strengthen and protect military families, to award one full tuition scholarship each quarter to a military spouse. The first scholarship recipient of 2016 is Angela [...]

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Career Step and Peak Health Solutions Partner to Expand HIM Education and Service Offerings
March 21, 2016 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, and Peak Health Solutions (“Peak”), a leading national provider of mid-revenue cycle solutions, are pleased to announce that they have partnered to expand their education and service offerings for the healthcare industry. The combination of revenue cycle management solutions [...]

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Career Step Announces Winner of Video Scholarship Contest for Moms Returning to School
February 23, 2016 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, is proud to announce that the winner of its Moms in School video scholarship contest is Katrina Mazanet. The scholarship awards Ms. Mazanet $2,000, which she will put toward her tuition in the Dental Hygiene program at Madison College. [...]

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Career Step Launches New Veterinary Assistant Career Training Program
January 7, 2016 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, is proud to announce the release of its new Veterinary Assistant program. This course expands Career Step’s new student offerings to ten career programs and is designed to be completed in just a few months. “We are proud to [...]

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Career Step Acquires Code3 CME and Appoints Judson Smith as Vice President of Continuing Education
January 6, 2016 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Code3 CME, a provider of EMT, paramedic and critical care transport training. Code3 CME founder Judson Smith has also transitioned to Career Step with the acquisition, filling a new role as Vice [...]

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Career Step to Donate $6,650 to the National Military Family Association
December 22, 2015 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, is pleased to announce that it will be donating $6,650 to the National Military Family Association’s Operation Purple® Program as a result of its November donation drive through its Referral Program. “We are thrilled to be donating nearly 35 [...]

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The Top 7 Computer Skills for a Standout Tech Career

April 28, 2016 • TechnologyCareer Advice

These days, there seems to be a new model out the moment after you buy the hottest tech—odds are the device you are reading this on is already outdated. Though unfortunate for your new phone, this is great for your career as a computer technician. Develop these 7 skills—and keep [...]

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Graduate Spotlight: Lourdes Paez

April 28, 2016 • Medical TranscriptionStudent Reviews

CHOOSING MEDICAL CODING AND BILLING I have been a stay at home mom since 2009. Prior to that, I worked in the medical field in the Philippines, where I lived and grew up. I immigrated to the United States in 2009. At the time, my kids were young and I [...]

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Career Step Expands Programs Offered through Jefferson College to Include EMS Continuing Education

April 27, 2016 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, has expanded its academic partnership with Jefferson College to include professional development education for EMT and EMS professionals. These EMS refresher courses were developed by Code3 CME, a Career Step company. “We added these refresher courses to our portfolio [...]

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Top 5 Ways to Celebrate Administrative Professionals Day

April 25, 2016 • Administrative Assisting

Wednesday, April, 27, 2016, is Administrative Professionals Day. As an executive assistant, you may be called upon to do something for the other administrative assistants in your company, or your boss may ask for suggestions to help him/her properly acknowledge how important the administrative professionals are to your company. Whatever [...]

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Medical Coding Career Pros and Cons in an ICD-10 World

April 25, 2016 • Coding and Billing

The transition to ICD-10 codes shook up the whole medical coding industry, ushering in an even higher demand for skilled medical coders. So what does this new medical coding world look like for new or future professionals? Here are some pros and cons to jumping into the current field of [...]

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