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Get Coding for Real

Practicode helps new medical coders get real-world experience by coding real-world charts. Employed coders can get the edge they need to stay on top of their game and prepare for ICD‑10.

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Practicode Is On The Cloud

Practicode is web-based. This means that anywhere you have a computer with internet access, you will be able to access and work on Practicode.

Real World Cases

Practicode gives you access to thousands of actual cases. Successfully working these cases will give you experience as real as what you get on the job.

Multiple Specialties

Practicode contains cases from multiple specialties. Make yourself more marketable by expanding your abilities and knowledge in multiple specialties.

Extensive & Comprehensive

What you work on is truly representative of what you will find on the job without being repetitive. You will have an ample number of cases to work from to get the practice and log the time you need.

ICD-10 Cases

The ICD-10 change over is scheduled for October 1 2014. Currently employed coders can get the edge they need to stay on top of their game and prepare for ICD-10.

Technology Based

Practicode lets you work at your pace. Results and feedback are given instantly so you know how well you are doing and what you need to do to improve.

User Friendly

Practicode is easy to learn. The interface is clean and intuitive. You can be up and running in no time getting the experience you need rather than wasting your time trying to learn how to use the software.

Evaluation Tool For Employers

If you employ coders, use Practicode to assess the skills of your medical coding employees, contractors and candidates. Employers can also use Practicode for cross training and to prepare coders for ICD-10.

Hundreds of Hours of Coding Experience

Modules:

Family Practice/Internal Medicine ICD-9 Practicum Available Now! 2 Points
Family Practice/Internal Medicine ICD-10 Practicum Available Now! 3 Points
General Surgery ICD-9/CPT Practicum Available Now! 3 Points
General Surgery ICD-10 Practicum Available Now! 2 Points
Inpatient Training Module ICD-9 Practicum Available Now! 6 Points
Inpatient Training Module ICD-10-PCS Practicum Available Now! 9 Points
Professional Fee Practicum ICD-9 Practicum Available Now! 4 Points
Professional Fee Practicum ICD-10 Practicum Available Now! 6 Points
Radiology Practicum ICD-9 Practicum Available Now! 2 Points
Radiology Practicum ICD-10 Practicum Available Now! 3 Points
Emergency Department ICD-9 Practicum Available Now! 2 Points
Emergency Department ICD-10 Practicum Available Now! 3 Points
Orthopedic ICD-9/CPT Practicum Available Now! 2 Points
Orthopedic ICD-10 Practicum Available Now! 3 Points
Psychiatry ICD-9/CPT Practicum Available Now! 2 Points
Psychiatry ICD-10 Practicum Available Now! 3 Points
GU/OB-GYN ICD-9/CPT Practicum Available Now! 2 Points
Ob-Gyn ICD-10 Coming Soon 2 Points
Cardiology/Thoracic Coming Soon 2 Points
Neurology/Neurosurgery Coming Soon 2 Points
Trauma/Critical Care Coming Soon 2 Points

Over 30 Modules Are Being Developed!

Practicode’s coding modules are organized into specialty areas. Each module contains exercises using carefully selected charts. Patient and doctor names have been redacted from real charts so that you get real experience. Each module ensures that you are given a truly representative experience of real world coding.

Frequently Asked Questions

  What kind of computer/operating system to I need?
Practicode is web-based and will work on most any operating system including Windows, Mac OS, and on various mobile operating systems.
  What browsers are supported?
Practicode is supported on Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari and other web browsers.
  Will Practicode work on my iPad/tablet?
Yes, Practicode will work on the iPad and other tablets with an internet connection.
  How fast does my internet connection need to be?
Practicode works best on a broadband internet connection.
  Can I access Practicode anywhere?
You can access Practicode anywhere you have an internet connection.
  Can I only use my computer to use Practicode?
You can log into your Practicode account from any computer with an internet connection.
  Can I work on Practicode offline (without an internet connection)?
No, Practicode requires an internet connection.
  Who can I contact if I need help with Practicode?
You can contact Practicode support by phone: (801) 858-3832 or by email: support@practicode.com
  How do I renew my subscription?
Approximately two weeks prior to your subscription expiring, you wil receive an email from Practicode with simple renewal directions.
  When does my subscription start/end?
Subscriptions last one year starting from the time you first sign into your account.
  Can I transfer ownership to another person?
No. Practicode is designed to track an individual coder’s experience and time spent.
  How can I use my results and hours to get a new job?
The number of hours you log and your efficiency rate can be given to potential employers as real-world coding experience.
  Does Practicode give me certification?
Practicode does not certify you, but will prepare you well for certification.
  Do you have Enterprise licensing?
Yes, please contact our Practicode sales team at 1-855-GET-CODING for special pricing on enterprise licenses.
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AAPC Members | Providers | Billers | Payers

AAPC

Practicode by AAPC

Members of the AAPC, healthcare providers, healthcare payers and billing companies can purchase Practicode from the AAPC and earn CEU credit by completing modules. Coding employers can also buy coding assessments to measure coding accuracy of their staff or potential employees.

Educational Institutions | Students

Aviacode

Aviacode

Aviacode sells Practicode wholesale to schools and education institutions to resell to students and individuals enrolled in their programs.

CodingCertification.org

CodingCertification.org

Students enrolled at CodingCertification.org can purchase Practicode for use in their studies directly from the CCO website.

Utah State University

Utah State University

Students enrolled at Utah State University can purchase Practicode for use in their studies directly from the USU Bookstore.

Weber State University

Weber State University

Students enrolled at Weber State University can purchase Practicode for use in their studies directly from the WSU Bookstore.

LDS Business College

LDS Business College

Students enrolled at LDS Business College can purchase Practicode for use in their studies directly from the LDSBC Bookstore.