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Career Step Partners with University of Utah to Train Employees as Pharmacy Technicians
February 15, 2017 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and professional training, has partnered with the University of Utah to address a shortage of qualified pharmacy technicians within the university’s health care system. The university will offer tuition-paid Career Step training to current employees interested in becoming pharmacy technicians with the [...]

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Career Step and NMFA Award Scholarship to Tenacious Military Wife and Mother
February 7, 2017 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and professional training, and the National Military Family Association, a nonprofit that works to strengthen and protect military families, are pleased to announce military wife and mother Kathleen Brown as the third recipient of Career Step’s full-tuition scholarship in 2016. “I am [...]

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Career Step Acquires Panacea’s Revenue Capture and Coding and Documentation Divisions
February 2, 2017 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and professional training, is pleased to announce that it has acquired the Revenue Capture and Coding and Documentation Divisions of Panacea Healthcare Solutions. Career Step and Panacea will now provide end-to-end education, consulting and data analytics solution to the revenue cycle and [...]

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Career Step Graduates Outperform Peers on NHA Exams
January 31, 2017 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and professional training, is thrilled to report that its graduates have an overall pass rate of 95 percent on National Healthcareer Association industry certification exams, compared to a national average of 70 percent. NHA recently compiled the pass rates as part of [...]

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Medic-CE and Code3 CME Add Courses to Meet Emergency Medical Responders NCCP National Requirements
January 17, 2017 • Career Step

Medic-CE, a Career Step company and provider of accredited, online continuing education for EMS and firefighting professionals, has released four new continuing education courses as part of its Code3 CME Virtual Instructor-Led Training (VILT) Solution. These new courses are taught live in an online classroom and meet the requirements of [...]

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Career Step Donates $15,000 to Special Olympics Thanks to Employee Wellness Efforts
December 20, 2016 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, is pleased to announce that it has donated $15,000 to Special Olympics as a result of employees’ efforts to be active and participate in the company’s wellness initiatives. Employees logged miles as they walked, biked or ran during the [...]

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Career Step Earns Best Companies Recognition for Second Year in a Row
December 13, 2016 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and professional training, received recognition as one of the Best Companies to Work For in Utah for the second year in a row. Utah Business Magazine celebrated Career Step among 50 top employers in the state at its annual event December 8.  [...]

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Benefits of Online Education: Accelerated Graduation & Effective Learning

February 21, 2017 • Referral Blog

It’s time for the next installment in our series on The Top 10 Benefits of Online Education. So far, we’ve covered choice and savings, flexibility and convenience, and instructor interaction and networking. Today we’re talking about how online education makes it possible to graduate faster (or even slower if that’s [...]

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Love Your Future with a New Laptop!

February 17, 2017 • Referral Blog

February is all about love—so we’re offering new students, who are looking for a career they can love, a little extra love with a laptop or up to $500 off their tuition when they enroll before February 28. Make sure your family and friends know they can get everything they [...]

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Career Step and RACmonitor Host Webinar on Transitioning Coders to Inpatient Auditors

February 16, 2017 • Career Step

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and professional training, will co-host an advanced learning webinar with RACmonitor on February 23 at 1 p.m. Eastern time. In the webinar “Transitioning Coders to Auditors,” Career Step Vice President of Product Management Laurie McBrierty, MLT, ASCP, will address how inpatient auditors [...]

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Medic-CE to Exhibit at EMS Today 2017 Conference February 23 through 25

February 16, 2017 • Career Step

Medic-CE, a Career Step company, will exhibit in booth 839 at the EMS Today 2017 conference, hosted by the Journal of Emergency Medical Services, at the Calvin L. Rampton Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City February 23 through 25. “We are excited about the opportunity to gather with [...]

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ICD-10-PCS Medical and Surgical Related and Ancillary Sections; What Lies Beyond the 31 Most Common

February 16, 2017 • Coding and Billing

When providing education in the assignment of codes from the ICD-10-PCS code classification, it seems that much of the focus is on the learning the 31 root operations used in the Medical and Surgical Section of the ICD-10-PCS code set. The Medical and Surgical Section of PCS is the largest [...]

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