Frequently Asked Questions.

What are the options to become a certified medical coder?

Cigma offers medical coding training, including an introductory exam module which teaches and prepare you for the CPC, CIC, and COC exam accordingly.

What is the minimum eligibility to learn medical coding course?

Degree / Diploma or equivalent examination from any recognized Board or Council, preferably from life science and medical science discipline.

What if my graduation does not belong to the Life science or medical science graduation category?

You have to pass the medical coding certification exam to become eligible for the Medical coding Job.

Will Cigma Job guarantee after the course?

No, Cigma will assure you only 100% placement assistance after completing the course.

What is the prerequisite for the abroad medical coding jobs?

Minimum of 18 to 24 months of experience from a single employer is most preferred.

Does taking the course from Cigma qualify for one-year experience towards the Apprentice removal when applying to take the CPC or COC certification exam?

Completing the CPC courses from Cigma, which waives one year of work experience towards the A removal. The student does need to submit proof of course completion; AAPC will verify this experience as met once the course is completed.

Is there any age restriction for enrolment in the course?

There is no age restriction for the course, where employers prefer candidates younger than 35yrs only now.