About Career Coders

Melody Irvine, CPC, CPMA, CEMC, CFPC, CPB, CPC-I, CCS-P, CMRS, AAPC Fellow

Melody Irvine has been in the medical field for over 38 years and is the owner of Career Coders, LLC out of Loveland, Colorado. She has obtained eight (8) certifications and designated by AAPC as an AAPC FELLOW.




Ms. Irvine is a medical consultant specializing in physician auditing, education and curriculum development. She speaks nationally and is a former member and officer of the AAPC National Advisory Board and currently on the AAPC Association Board of Directors.

Some of Ms. Irvine's 38 years of experience includes: Working in the hospital and physician facilities and developed medical billing and coding programs for local colleges. As the Director of Coding for 48 physicians her experience included implementation of HIPAA & Compliance, and Director of an Urgent Care Clinic. She has been teaching and providing education to physicians and students for over 20 years.

Melody's personal side includes her husband Michael. He is her strength and support. Melody has two sons and six grandchildren. She also has an extended family of five children and additional 11 step-grandchildren. Of course she can't forget her two spoil dogs, Mikko (toy poodle) and Marley (Yorkie) that always welcome her home with kisses after each trip. She feels very blessed to have a supportive husband, family and step-family.

Most important of all, Ms. Irvine has a passion for her line of work and enjoys the rewards of helping individuals grow in this ever-changing medical field.

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Melody in the News!

Check out Melody's "Perseverance Pays Off in Job Market" article exerpt (5.0 MB PDF) from the "June 2013 AAPC Cutting Edge" Healthcare Business Monthly, courtesy of the AAPC.

Melody is featured on the cover of American Academy of Professional Coders "Coding Edge" for January 2010. She has written the feature article in the Coding Edge about Starting Your Own Business. Click here to view Melody's article (PDF).

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