How much does the CCA exam cost?
Similarly, you may ask, how long is the CCA exam?
The CCA exam is two hours long and consists of 100 multiple choice questions. A passing score is 58 out of 90 scored items. For more information please visit the AHIMA website.
Beside above, how much do certified coding associates make? A mid-career Certified Coding Associate (CCA) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.49 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Certified Coding Associate (CCA) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.01 based on 17 salaries.
Also to know is, how much does it cost to take the CCS exam?
Cost: Currently, the cost for CCS examinations is $299 for AHIMA members and $399 for non-members — which is why it pays to be a member of AHIMA before you sign up for the CCS test.
Is CPC or CCA better?
the CCA is an easier test than the CPC as in it has very little actual coding on it. based on what i read on AHIMA's site, it is more about medical records, HIPPA, insurance rules, etc. the CPC is an actual coding certification where the entire test is on ICD-9, CPT and HCPCS.