Hiring managers consider more than just education and credentials. While browsing social media and attending local and national coding conferences, I frequently note aspiring coders expressing frustration in getting their first break into medical coding. The usual complaint is that employers won’t hire them without coding experience. As someone who has been in a hiring ...
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Sep 10th, 2019
Earning an AAPC core certification (CPC, COC, CIC, CRC) opens the door into the medical coding world, but it doesn’t mean your education is complete. As with the science of medicine, the business of healthcare is constantly evolving. Medical coders must adapt and reinvent themselves to keep up with the changes and maintain a competitive ...
Do your healthcare workers have what it takes to excel in a consumer-driven marketplace? The landscape of healthcare organizations is changing dramatically. In recent years, the concept of healthcare consumerism has gained significant traction with health systems, hospitals, and medical practices. Healthcare consumerism is a “movement that advocates patients’ involvement in their own healthcare dec...
Aug 29th, 2019
Are you looking for affordable continuing education units (CEUs)? We can do one better: Low-cost CEUs you can earn on site or remotely! Earn 8.0 AAPC-approved CEUs by attending the CodingAID 2019 Evaluation and Management  (E/M) Summit — on-site or on demand! CodingAID 2019 E/M Summit Join E/M services expert and national renowned coding authority ...
They came to New York City from near and afar – medical coders, billers, auditors, practice managers, and all others who work in revenue cycle integrity – to learn how to advance the business of healthcare, and themselves, at AAPC’s Regional Conference, Aug. 19-21. Day 1 of the conference began with AAPC CEO Bevan Erickson’s ...