You will hear it often said that our current medical system is broken and it needs to be fixed. I will not argue that point. We hear politicians and those in government argue about what they believe is the best fix. Many times I hear thoughts for change and know that, operationally, the idea will have ...
Apr 1st, 2016
HEALTHCON, AAPC’s annual conference, April 10-16 at Walt Disney World Coronado Springs Hotel in Orlando, Florida, is the place to network and meet 2500 of your closest healthcare friends. HEALTHCON offers many ways to create networking opportunities, remain connected, and discuss the latest topics that will benefit your healthcare career.     Here are some networking opportunities ...
I was the victim of a drunk driving accident on December 3, 2003. The driver merged from an on-ramp to the highway at 50 mph and never stayed in his lane. My driver’s side car door was hit head-on. Lucky for me, it was the coldest night of the season: My blood instantly coagulated and ...
Feb 1st, 2015
National Advisory Board (NAB) members share their healthcare career stories. One often heard frustration in the coding world is: “How do I get a job?” You’ve finished school, classes, bootcamps, etc., and now you have your official certification in hand. Shouldn’t that be enough? I asked that question 10 years ago. Rewind 10 Years I ...