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 ...
Jan 24th, 2018
It’s the new year and the perfect time to make sure your physician’s practice is productive and compliant, and most importantly that your patients are happy. The way you manage patients, the revenue cycle, technology, staff, and medical records can help your practice’s gears move at maximum efficiency to promote a workflow that makes the ...
Part 2: Fix patient registration errors to restore your practice’s financial health. By Linda Martien, CPC, CPC-H, CPMA The accuracy of patient registration is an important factor in whether claims are paid or denied. Overcoming registration errors is instrumental to the financial health of your practice, and requires consistent policies and procedures, education, and accountability. ...
H.R. 1767, better known as the Medical Debt Responsibility Act of 2013, was supposed to amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to require credit reporting agencies to delete medical debt within 45 days of payment or settlement; however, like similar bills introduced in 2010, 2011, and 2012, it failed to become law. Rather than waiting ...