Medical Coding

Successful medical coding requires highly trained, highly motivated certified medical coding specialists who understand that accurate documentation is the under-pinning for a successful medical practice.


Practicefirst’s certified coding specialists are knowledgeable and continuously learning best practices in the areas of:

  • Medical terminology

  • Current Procedural Terminology (CPT)

  • International Classification of Diseases Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM)

  • Insurance claims processing

  • Medical billing procedures

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Continuity is Key

At Practicefirst, the average tenure of our medical coding specialists is an impressive 7 years. This continuity is key, resulting in consistent and maximized revenue for our clients.

Our Coding Management team is uniquely adept at training providers in the proper steps for documenting any medical encounter, resulting in accurate and timely-paid claims.

Secure and Nationwide

For better or for worse, information technology has transformed the practice of healthcare. Practicefirst has invested in the latest and most secure technologies to serve our clients at the highest level. 


We have the ability to accept your documentation electronically and code your encounters anywhere in the United States.

Meet Our Experts

Vidya Baliga and Kelly Cole are Practicefirst’s Coding Supervisors. Together they oversee teams of medical coders, ensuring that client’s productivity and quality goals are achieved across a spectrum of specialties.


They are experts in process improvement, chart audits, other internal control projects, customer service and applied healthcare information technology and applications.

- Greg DiFrancesco, FDR Medical Services, P.C.

“Practicefirst's constant feedback, coupled with the guidance of certified professional coders, has allowed our providers to pinpoint weaknesses and greatly improve documentation, as well as reimbursement.”