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 ...
Follow this guide for mapping out a clear path to career success and personal fulfillment. The first step to advancing your career as a healthcare business professional is determining where you want to go next. Success means different things to different people, so you must be able to define what success means to you. Once ...
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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 ...
Enhance your working relationship to reach your common goal. All clinical documentation improvement (CDI) departments have challenges. A common issue seen in the industry is the lack of CDI and coder collaboration. Some facilities may even describe friction between the two departments — and often there are good reasons why. At a high level, when ...
I came to the United Stated from Poland in 2003. I always loved and was good with numbers, and medical coding is full of alphanumeric and numerical codes, so I was intrigued to learn more. I decided to enroll in Branford Hall Carrier Institute in Southington, Connecticut. Overcame a Language Barrier I was not sure ...