A staggering 20 trillion gallons of rain have fallen on the Houston area since Hurricane Harvey made landfall less than a week ago. The storm has taken at least 31 lives and destroyed an estimated 30,000 – 40,000 homes in the region. Over 32,000 people are in shelters across the state. The devastation is breaking ...
AAPC’s Vice President of Member and Certification Development Raemarie Jimenez, CPC, CDEO, CPB, CPMA, CPPM, CPC-I, CANPC, CRHC, CCS, AAPC Fellow, is the go-to-girl for all things related to certification at AAPC. You may even say she is an AAPC celebrity with all the answers. Let’s see how she answers some of the FAQs our ...
AAPC National Advisory Board Member Angie Clements CPC, CPC-I, CEMC, CGSC, COSC, CCS, helped bring clarity to three medical coding modifiers that are most problematic to physician practices. The three challenging modifiers include -59, -25, and -24. Clements advises coders to review documentation to ensure it supports the modifier. Read Clements’ tips on the Kareo blog. ...
AAPC’s Vice President of Member and Certification Development, Raemarie Jimenez, CPC, CDEO, CPB, CPMA, CPPM ,CPC-I, CANPC, CRHC shared six tips to help medical practices charge correctly for immunizations. Jimenez’s tips are a “must read” for providers, especially family practices and those regularly administering vaccinations. Read her tips to get the most out of your reimbursem...
Members of the Bennington Vermont AAPC chapter were recognized by Vermont Business Magazine for dontating more than $800 to the Cancer Center Patient Resource Fund at Southwestern Vermont Regional Cancer Center. Their efforts show that AAPC membership goes beyond their career ambitions and is also used to support communities. In 2016 AAPC members raised more ...