Mar 12th, 2012
According to data released on March 9 from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, health care gained 49,000 jobs in February. Over the past 12 months, the total increase for health care employment has been 360,000. Health Care Job Opportunities Rise was last modified: March 20th, 2017 by admin aapc...
Feb 10th, 2012
More doctors than ever are choosing to work for hospitals and the trend seems to be accelerating. Physicians are hiring on with hospitals at an increasing rate, according to a survey of health care organizations by Sullivan, Cotter, and Associates. Three quarters of organizations in the survey increased professional staffing levels in 2011 by an ...
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Apr 29th, 2011
Newly published Standard & Poor’s (S&P’s) Indices show the average cost of health care continues to rise, but at a much slower pace than previous years. Although the entire health care industry is likely to feel the pinch, hospitals are showing the greatest strain, as indicated by employment rates. Medicare Growth Rate at an All-time Low ...
Nov 12th, 2010
According to an article published Nov. 5 in ModernHealthcare.com, the U.S. economy added 151,000 jobs in October as other industries rejoined health care in creating new jobs, but national unemployment remained unchanged at 9.6 percent for the fifth consecutive month. Jobs on the Rise in Health Care was last modified: July 5th, 2011 by admin aapc...
Oct 1st, 2008
Sunlight on Coders’ Compensation By Brad Ericson, CPC, CPC-ORTHO Ask coders what they do and how much they make, and their answers are as varied as how sensitive to the sun they are. Some are easy burners, with salaries and careers that show the results of outside forces quickly. Some are seemingly immune to the ...