In Audit
Feb 20th, 2019
I was recently asked by a medical coder if I thought our professional services would soon become obsolete as more and more computer-assisted coding (CAC) applications are developed. I did not have to think about this for very long because CAC increasingly has been brought on line in many specialties over the past 10-15 years. ...
Feb 12th, 2019
No one is more excited about AAPC’s HEALTHCON in Las Vegas, April 28-May 1, 2019, than AAPC Director of Live Events Melanie Mestas. She and her staff plan, organize, and put HEALTHCON on every year. And Melanie is the person to do it as she’s worked on AAPC conferences for more than 20 years. When ...
Certifications are certainly important building blocks to career success, but employers look for other skills when hiring, as well. To ensure our members are well-rounded, AAPC now provides online training for a variety of professional development subjects. Gain the Advantage There are many day-to-day skills you must have to work effectively and efficiently. In addition ...
HEALTHCON 2019 (April 28-May 1 in Las Vegas) is for everyone on the business side of healthcare, and provides cutting-edge education, networking, and other opportunities to attendees. Expert speakers, such as Office of Inspector General (OIG) Special Agent Tony Maffei, help make this a professional event you can’t miss. AAPC asked Maffei about his presentation, ...
Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist and PMCC Instructor Tell us a little bit about how you got into coding, what you’ve done during your coding career, and where you work now. In 1999, I enrolled in a medical reimbursement program at the local community college in Charlotte, N.C. After completing this program, I immediately received a ...