A common issue for students thinking about going back to school or making lifestyle changes, such as getting an entry-level job in health care, goes back to the challenges in returning to school. Time, money, and existing responsibilities can make people feel they cannot go back to school right now. However, you can overcome these problems if you know how to think about the problem and what to do about it.
Finding a well-paying job is a complex task, and better-paying jobs often require advanced career training. Even entry-level jobs may warrant a certificate of study that shows employers you have the skills necessary to work in a new career, such as health care. Unfortunately, the path to better pay, better hours and career training is not always clear. Universities take time to attend and have significant costs. However, affordable training options exist through fast-track programs, and for those who qualify, financial aid may be available. Of course, it all begins with recognizing when it is time for a new career. In fact, consider these top signs you need a new job.
What's Driving Demand for Medical Coding and Billing Specialists in North Texas?
CCI Training Center continues to make continuing education easier and more convenient for non-traditional students. In keeping with this policy, we're proud to announce our popular Business & Accounting program is expanding. Beginning in January 2019, in addition to taking these courses at either our Arlington or Dallas campus locations, our students will have 24/7 access to online classes within this concentration. The program also includes office assistant career preparations and administrative assistance career preparations.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the Dallas-Plano-Irving area will be among the top locations to see surging demand for Medical Billing and Coding Specialists, as well as Health Information Technicians, in the country. Although current change in demand is projected to surpass 13 percent, actual rates may be significantly higher. Those interested in pursuing a career as a Health Information Specialist need to understand the driving forces behind occupational growth and its impact on demand for trained, qualified professionals.