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Dec 11th, 2015
Thousands of certified AAPC members are emailing, tweeting, and Facebooking their joy at passing the ICD-10 Proficiency before the December 31 deadline. If you haven’t completed yours, do so and join the party. There are two ways to demonstrate your proficiency: The Timed Assessment, which is a 75-question, online tool you can complete from home. ...
Sep 30th, 2013
Comments Off on 2013 Salary Survey: Coder Employment on the Rise
Steady pace has coders leading the pack in the healthcare arena. AAPC’s 2013 Healthcare Salary Survey reflects an expanding job market for coders, billers, practice managers, auditors, and educators being hired to help implement sweeping changes to the industry. Unemployment percentages are nearly half of what they were last year. For instance, those holding a ...
Sep 20th, 2012
Comments Off on Salary Survey 2012: Trends Show Growth and Diversification
Five-year comparison indicates consistent progress in this healthcare sector. By David Blackmer, BA, and Brad Ericson, MPC, CPC, COSC Download the PDF of this article Snapshots are instant slices of our lives. Compare them from year to year while placing them side by side and our lives become stories. Every year, Coding Edge presents AAPC’s ...