In Audit
Oct 16th, 2017
By Kimberly Hartley, CPC, AAPC Fellow You billed the insurance company for a service provided by your office only to receive a denial remittance. Is the denial valid? Why wasn’t the claim paid? Who can review the explanation of benefits summary and make a determination? Enter the appeals analyst — an essential position for physician ...
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 ...
Tierni Martins is president of Biltek, Inc., California Tell us a little bit about how you got into coding, what you’ve done during your coding career, and where you work now. I’ve been an entrepreneur since birth. I started my first business when I was eight years old. It was a Cabbage Patch Kids® Club and ...
What you do while pursuing employment can make or break your chances. By Jennifer Monroe, CPC, CPPM, AAPC Fellow Medical coders and billers are in demand, but that doesn’t mean finding your dream job will be easy. Here are some pointers to help you get the new position you want. Research the Employer You’re not ...
Apply six strategies to catch up, keep up, and advance in your career. Here are six “pillars” of success holding the keys to reaching yours goals, finding happiness, and making your mark. 1.  Who and What We Are Can Improve Lives First, know yourself. You might define what you are: I am a Certified Professional ...