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May 19th, 2020
As the global pandemic enters its fifth month, we are all feeling the strain. Staying home to slow the spread of the coronavirus may be keeping more people physically healthy, but isolation exacts a toll on mental healt...
May 1st, 2020
When it comes to medical coding resources to make your job easier, AAPC delivers. AAPC wants members to have access to all the tools and resources they need for a successful career in the business of healthcare. We pride ourselves on being the go-to place for every resource you may ever need to do your ...
Consider implementing these recommendations to score high with patients. From time immemorial, many societies have been based around one thing: commerce. Although what we perceive as currency has changed throughout history, our expectation to get what we paid for has not. The medical field is no exception. Ranging from the use of cutting-edge medical technology ...
If you find yourself struggling to rapidly adjust to the ever-changing environment of the COVID-19 pandemic, you are not alone. Many of us have family members who have lost their jobs, children are now home for the entire day because of school closures, and some of us now find ourselves (and others in our household) ...
Apr 13th, 2020
The implementation of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act waives cost-sharing (coinsurance and deductibles) for COVID-19 testing-related services.  The Act is a bit convoluted (as most Acts are) so the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) breaks down what it all means for Medicare Part B claims in a special edition of MLN Connects, released ...