Author "Brenda Edwards"

By Brenda Edwards
Aug 24th, 2016
Comments Off on In Difficult Times, Network
We often see messages from newer members of AAPC expressing their apprehension or excitement about new prospects, coding exams, and credentials. But are you aware that seasoned AAPC members—whether it is a coder, practice manager, biller, compliance m...
By Brenda Edwards
May 20th, 2016
Comments Off on The Chapterhood of the Traveling Quilt
The Philadelphia, PA Coding Symposium, like many AAPC chapter events, is a great place for keeping up with the networking and meeting up with old friends. The symposium was held on May 13, 2016 and it didn’t fail to connect with a new friend, J...
By Brenda Edwards
In Audit
May 10th, 2016
Comments Off on Don’t Limit Yourself to Medical Coding Careers
We know: You can’t get a job without experience, but you can’t get experience without a job. So, stop and think about it: is what you are doing now where you expected your career path to take you? I never dreamt that I could have such a fu...
By Brenda Edwards
Apr 1st, 2016
Comments Off on HEALTHCON 2016 Enhances Your Career Growth
HEALTHCON, AAPC’s annual conference, April 10-16 at Walt Disney World Coronado Springs Hotel in Orlando, Florida, is the place to network and meet 2500 of your closest healthcare friends. HEALTHCON offers many ways to create networking opportun...
By Brenda Edwards
In Coding
Dec 14th, 2015
Comments Off on My Coding Resolutions for the New Year
By Brenda Edwards, CPC, CPB, CPMA, CPC-I, CEMC, CRC It’s time to look ahead and make our resolutions for what we plan to change, improve, stop doing, or whatever it is we plan to do in the New Year. I have a bad track record at keeping resolutions, so...