Coders have an important role in preserving and enhancing revenue integrity, but we can fulfill that role only if we make the most of continuing education to stay up to date with changing codes and coding conventions. The Revenue Integrity/Continuing Education Connection Coding is a major part of charge capture. Claims submitted for payment require ...
Aug 1st, 2018
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We appreciate all our members who put forth the time and effort to support their chapters by creating and presenting at chapter meetings. Members who create and present can earn additional CEUs that are equal to the number awarded. For example, if the event is one hour and is approved for 1.0 CEU, the member ...
Jun 25th, 2018
There is a debate about which type of training—classroom-based or independent study—is the best: but I think, in the case of coding, it is important to understand how a live class and independent training complement one another. I have met coders who were independently trained, and coders who were trained in a live class, and ...
If you’re one of the 25 percent of AAPC credentialed members randomly chosen for CEU verification, you won’t have to dig for those CEU certificates every two years thanks to a new tool where you can upload your certificate directly into your CEU tracker. Verification Without Worry Jamie Johns, manager of AAPC’s CEU department, said this will ...
The rewards and benefits of sharing your expertise will outweigh your anxiety. Research indicates that some people fear public speaking more than death. So prevalent is this fear that famed author Mark Twain once said, “There are two types of speakers: those who get nervous and those who are liars.” Overcoming that fear can be ...