In Audit
Jul 10th, 2018
Credentials open many doors to career opportunities. Which one will you enter? AAPC provides training and examination for every certification you could ever need to work in the business of healthcare. If you are new to the business of healthcare, you may not know which certification will help you to achieve your dream job. You ...
May 1st, 2018
Cleveland Clinic pushed a 77-year-old physician out because of his age, a jury ruled, and now the health system owes him $28 million. The decision is a reminder that competent medical coders and billers are not restricted by age. Clinic: Too Old to Fit Robert Katz, MD, an otolaryngologist at the Cleveland Clinic for two ...
What you do while pursuing employment can make or break your chances. By Jennifer Monroe, CPC, CPPM, AAPC Fellow Medical coders and billers are in demand, but that doesn’t mean finding your dream job will be easy. Here are some pointers to help you get the new position you want. Research the Employer You’re not ...
Invest in new employees and focus on the benefits small practices offer. Bringing new employees up to speed requires a significant investment, which may be especially challenging in smaller offices lacking a formal training program or other dedicated resources. For practice managers in small and growing offices (two to 10 practitioners), there are several ways ...
Mar 1st, 2013
By Dorothy Steed, CPA, CPC-H, CPC-I, CEMC, CFPC, CPMA, CHCC, CPUM, CPUR, CPHM, CCS-P, RCC, RMC Be ready if a hospital employment opportunity arises in a facility near you. In our changing health care environment, there may come a time when you need to look beyond your physician practice and branch out in another direction. For ...