Certifications are certainly important building blocks to career success, but employers look for other skills when hiring, as well. To ensure our members are well-rounded, AAPC now provides online training for a variety of professional development subjects. Gain the Advantage There are many day-to-day skills you must have to work effectively and efficiently. In addition ...
Ensure a smooth billing transition and unaffected revenue by preparing clinicians for yearly coding updates. Finding out what the annual code changes are is the easy part. CPT® updates typically are announced several months before they become effective. For example, the 2019 CPT® code book was available to purchase in early November 2018, and AAPC ...
Jan 3rd, 2019
AAPC credentialed members are obligated to stay current in their profession. To ensure our members keep up with the latest medical coding updates, compliance rules, and government regulations, we require them to earn continuing education units (CEUs). For example, one certification, such as our Certified Professional Coder (CPC®) credential, requires the holder to earn 36 CEUs ...
In CMS
Dec 3rd, 2018
If you’re interested in improving your hospice’s quality reporting, the December 13 webinar, “Update to Public reporting in Fiscal Year 2019: Hospice Comprehensive Assessment Measure and Data Correction Deadlines” is just right for you. Hospice Webinar The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host the two-part webinar covering two different topics for hospice ...
Whether interviewing or already working, put your best foot forward and march. Being a professional in our chosen field means much more than earning a degree and wearing a suit. We must conduct ourselves professionally on all levels — from the job interview to the office, and when using social media. Be a Professional The ...