Apply six strategies to catch up, keep up, and advance in your career. Here are six “pillars” of success holding the keys to reaching yours goals, finding happiness, and making your mark. 1.  Who and What We Are Can Improve Lives First, know yourself. You might define what you are: I am a Certified Professional ...
Take advantage of our high-ranking webinars to further your education and earn CEUs. AAPC’s goal is to provide members with the best educational resources in our industry. For healthcare business professionals, that means you can look to us for exam resources; networking through local chapters, conferences, and forums; coding updates and rules, compliance and auditing ...
Are you thinking about adding to your current credentials? Are you unsure which one to go for, next? The answer to that question isn’t the same for everyone. Ask yourself a few questions and do your research. The questions below can help most individuals quickly narrow down their list of potentials. (Side note: Did you ...
Jennifer Rodriguez, CPC Medical Coder/Documentation Trainer/Auditor Tell us a little bit about how you got into coding, what you’ve done during your coding career, and where you work now. I first became interested in medical coding while looking at the class offerings at my local technical college. They offered a Medical Administrative Specialist associate degree. ...
Become an advocate for your profession. Medical coding is a great profession for an information technology professional, an engineer, a doctor, or even a scientist, as these are all occupations that require a professional to have a knack for researching. Coders, auditors, billers, instructors, compliance officers, and managers understand the research and investigation required to ...