Jan 31st, 2020
At some point during the late 1980s or early 1990s — I forget the exact year — someone bought a small, beige, plastic box into the office I was working in and placed it on my desk. I immediately began using it to write articles and other documents that appeared almost magically on a tiny ...
In this climate of healthcare reform, AAPC members are advancing their careers in leaps and bounds. As an AAPC-credentialed member, you should be proud of yourself. You’ve taken what AAPC offers and run with it, creating a reputable industry of healthcare revenue integrity specialists. AAPC’s 2019 Salary Survey shows the solid footings you’ve instilled in ...
I am a doctor, and my medical practice focuses on primary care and preventive medicine, in addition to inpatient management. To keep up with the constant changes in the healthcare industry, government, and insurer requirements, it was necessary for me to learn more about the business side of healthcare. My CPC® Opened New Doors In ...
Dec 11th, 2019
If you have earned an AAPC credential, you’ll want to keep that hard-earned certification in good standing. You do that by meeting continuing education units (CEU) requirements. Here are 10 things that make fulfilling CEU requirements easier and more cost-efficient. Understand Your Requirements How many CEUs you need to earn are based on how many ...
Focus your job search on what excites you most. Every coder experiences a unique journey that leads them to the wonderful world of medical coding. Medical coders come from all types of backgrounds and, possibly, career fields. What we all share in common is our passion for medical coding. The Appeal Is Real The appeal ...