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 30th, 2019
I migrated to the United States with a Doctor of Medicine degree from the Philippines. I was given the opportunity to serve my country as a medical specialist in the United States Navy and travel the world. I later furthered my education with a master’s degree in health administration from Chapman University. While working as ...
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 ...
Oct 18th, 2019
The Pacific Northwest welcomed hundreds of healthcare professionals — medical coders, billers, clinical documentation improvement and compliance specialists, auditors, and revenue cycle and practice managers alike — attending AAPC’s Regional Conference in Seattle, Wash., Oct. 14-16. AAPC members from around the world congregated at the Westin Seattle to network and connect with industry lead...