AAPC’s Vice President of Member and Certification Development Raemarie Jimenez, CPC, CDEO, CPB, CPMA, CPPM, CPC-I, CANPC, CRHC, CCS, AAPC Fellow, is the go-to-girl for all things related to certification at AAPC. You may even say she is an AAPC celebrity with all the answers. Let’s see how she answers some of the FAQs our ...
What you do while pursuing employment can make or break your chances. By Jennifer Monroe, CPC, CPPM, AAPC Fellow Medical coders and billers are in demand, but that doesn’t mean finding your dream job will be easy. Here are some pointers to help you get the new position you want. Research the Employer You’re not ...
Five tips to move you ahead of other job applicants. You created the perfect cover letter and resume, and submitted it with a job application for that coding, billing, or practice management position you really want. And now, your golden opportunity has come: You’ve been called back for an interview. Here are five tips that ...
I was born in the Philippines, and in my younger years I wanted to be a computer analyst. Despite my mother’s pleas that I become a doctor, I took up computer science. I came to the United States in 1999, and after six months of working as a cashier for a grocery store, I was ...
Sep 2nd, 2016
“What do you want to be when you grow up?” That was the question I heard at my first interview after I graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Business. I was sitting across from an Ivy-League-educated physician with beautifully hung plaques displaying his accomplishments, and I knew my response needed to come quick and be ...