By Deborah M Cooper, CPC, CPMA, CFPC, CGSC There are ways to represent professionalism, but what does it really mean to you? Is it: How  you dress, where you work, the places you go, or the people you associate with? The level of education you’ve accomplished, the school you attended, or the number of credentials ...
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Jan 3rd, 2019
Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) fees are being increased for the first time in 20 years, according to a holiday week notice from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). CLIA Fees Based on 1992 CMS wants a 20 percent increase for laboratories seeking a CLIA certificate. The agency explained that the program and ...
Dec 3rd, 2018
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Attendees may be asking you for CEU certificates for the meetings you’ve sponsored, and we hope you are reminding them that they are no longer required to upload certificates when they report their CEUs. Help chapter members be aware that events sponsored by AAPC are recognized by the system, so it is unnecessary to upload ...