AAPC partners with Affirm to offer financing options for online courses and conferences. AAPC recognizes that certain expenses are crucial to advancing your career, and we’re committed to making those higher-cost purchases more affordable. With the help of a company called Affirm, we now offer a monthly payment plan option on our certification courses and ...
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 ...
In Coding
Jun 7th, 2018
Self-education from reliable sources enhances your value to employers and gives you a sense of self-worth. We can never say we’re done learning because:We work hard to earn professional certifications, but certifications are not an end goal; rather, they are a milepost along the road of continuing education. Every year, diagnosis codes, procedure codes, and ...
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May 3rd, 2018
Increasing revenue requires communication, follow-through, and compliance. Healthcare insurance (commercial and government) is the main source of income for most providers. But insurance companies have a quirk: If you don’t follow their rules, they won’t pay. Here’s what you need to do to prevent claim edit denials and keep the revenue stream flowing. Know Your ...
They are the educational boost you need to master the craft of proper coding. Healthcare business professionals work hard to earn credentials, which demonstrate knowledge and garner respect. But nothing about healthcare stays the same for very long; and keeping pace is essential to upholding the high standard the industry has come to expect from ...