MIBC Resources: Medical Billing & Coding


The Web's Free 2012 Medical Coding Reference:

They've taken the official 2006-2012 ICD-9-CM and HCPCS coding books and added 5.3+ million hyperlinks between codes. Combine that with a Google-powered search engine, drill-down navigation system and instant coding notes and it's easier than ever to quickly find the medical coding information you need.


ICD-9 codes:    www.icd9data.com

ICD-10 codes:    www.icd10data.com


Certified Professional Coder® (CPC®) Medical Coding

Medical coding Certified Professional Coder® (CPC®), is a highly trained medical professional certified by the national exam.



Educational website presented by Infoplease.com full of terminology and definitions; very complete



Inner Body’s Human Anatomy Model, Anatomy Chart

Basic anatomical detail, schematic views of the human body; fun and interesting website



Diseases Database Version 1.9

Cool website with a cross-referenced medical dictionary of diseases, medications, symptoms, signs and investigations. It also includes links to disease specific web pages and databases



Medical records and health information technicians

Occupational Outlook Handbook‘s page on MIBC full of useful information. From the nature of the career, training and qualifications; to job requirements and the future outlook, it provides a very complete overview of the future of this profession



The Health Care Law and You

A user friendly website from the United States Department of Health and Human Services established to explain in detail how the new health care law works and its impact



ICD: Classification of Diseases, Functioning and Disability

Website from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) which explains in all the terms and codes used in ICD -9, ICD-10, ICD -9 CM and ICD -10 CM. A very detailed index is included



Free Online ICD-9 and ICD9CM Codes Search Translator

Useful website that lets you look up and translate ICD-9/ICD9CM Codes in a free online ICD9 search engine



ICD-9 and ICD-10 FAQ

Website from the American College of Emerging Physicians that answers frequently asked questions about both ICD-9 and ICD-10; quite useful



Medical Diseases and Conditions

Website from MedicineNet.com that features an index of comprehensive articles on medical diseases and conditions, procedures and more



CPT: Current Procedural Terminology

Website from the American Medical Association (AMA) with an extensive listing of CPT codes, terminology and definitions



What Are CPT Codes

Website by About.com that defines and explains CPT codes and detailed coding terminology



CPT Codes

Procedural and Diagnosis Coding Must Be Linked By Medical Necessity. Website that defines and explains CPT codes



CPT Medical Billing Codes

Website from All Things Medical with key terms and definitions for CPT codes; very complete



Medicare.Gov Glossary of Definitions

Website from the United States government with a huge glossary of all Medicare terms, including billing and coding terminology

Website from U.S. government with all type of information regarding this program; from how to qualify and apply, terminology, billing Medicare and lots of useful information



Database from Medicare to search for Medigap policies for Medicare recipients; includes definitions and terminology



Rare Disease Database

Website presented by the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) NORD offering access to a very complete database of rare diseases



Gideon: Global Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology Network

Website with a huge database of the world’s infectious diseases, with definitions and terminology


Sample Coding Questions from HCPro

PDF with 20 sample questions and answers from the CPC exam.



Coding.net: Reference Links

Compliance, continuing education, and other links.



Board of Medical Specialty Coding & Compliance: Study Materials

The BMSC examinations test your practical ability to code typical specialty encounters and deal with typical specialty issues.


Medical Coding Career : Medical coding, ICD-9-CM, CPT Procedure Codes, HCPCS, ICD-10-CM

CCS, CCS-P, CPC, CPC-H Exam Study Guides


AHIMA: Certified Coding Associate (CCA)

Based upon job analysis standards and state-of-the-art test construction, the CCA designation has been a nationally accepted standard of achievement in the health information management (HIM) field since 2002.