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  • Medical Resources

    • MedLine Plus Medical Dictionary - The U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health bring you the reference website MedLine Plus, which features such tools as a medical encyclopedia and this searchable dictionary of medical terms.

    • Understanding Medical Words - MedLine Plus also offers an interesting tutorial on how to better communicate with doctors through proper medical terminology, complete with quizzes at the end for better understanding.

    • MediLexicon - This comprehensive medical reference site has a database of over 200,000 medical and pharmaceutical terms and abbreviations listed in its dictionary, plus definitions of ICD9/ICD9CM codes used to classify an array of healthcare-related data.

    • Drugstore.com - Curious about names and purposes of medications? This searchable index hosts a wealth of knowledge.

  • Distance Learning

    • Online Universities - Find and compare accredited distance learning programs including medical & health.

  • Professional Organizations

  • Study Tools

    • HIM Coding - Medical coding tips, resources, and study guides from a registered health information technician who has been through the rigors of courses and exams and is passing her knowledge (and some encouragingly cheery chihuahuas) on to you.