Jun 1st, 2021
AAPC Chapter Association Board of Directors recognizes Schmidt and others who were nominated. The AAPC Chapter Association Board of Directors (AAPCCA BOD) is honored to announce Emily Schmidt, CPC, CPC-P, CDEO, CPMA, CRC, CPC-I, as your 2020 Officer of the Year. Schmidt is currently the education officer for the Daytona Beach local chapter and has ...
Jun 1st, 2021
AAPC member Patricia Sonnemann, CPC, COC, CIC, CIRCC, CPMA, works for Concept Plus LLC, where she audits medical records for correct coding for Tricare members. Sonnemann has been in the industry for over 30 years, and she earned her first certified medical coding credential in 2002. AAPC asked Sonnemann about her experience with earning the Certified ...
May 1st, 2021
In 1995, at just 20 years old, I found out I was going to be a mother. Not sure which direction to go without a college education, I decided to take a position as a check-in receptionist for a chiropractor’s office. I became very interested in billing and coding, and over the next decade, my career ...
May 1st, 2021
AAPC member Kathryn Lynn, CPC, CPCD, has been working in the medical billing industry for 20 years. She started her career at an internal medicine practice and moved on to become a billing specialist at a centralized physicians’ billing office. There, she was promoted to team leader, heading up billing for ob-gyn, pediatrics, and primary ...