Let’s cut the fluff, get real, and talk to professionals who are responsible for hiring. As a prospective employee searching for a coding position, you know that simply getting noticed is a huge hurdle, which leads to an important question: What are employers really looking for as they review resumes and interview applicants? To give ...
Landing a revenue integrity manager position takes dedication. AAPC National Advisory Board members aren’t the only ones who have had to work their way up the ladder to success in their careers. That’s how many of AAPC’s members roll. Michelle N. Myrick, CPC, CPC-I, is a prime example of someone who began with a low-paying ...
Feb 1st, 2015
Everyone benefits when you share your expertise. By Jose “Joe” Ascensio Schools are always looking for great instructors. If you have the skills and are “in the know” in your field — whether you are a coder, biller, office manager, medical assistant, etc. — teaching is a great way to give back to your profession, ...
Feb 1st, 2015
Grab attention and sell yourself in an instant. By Melba Miles Resumes are like billboards. A billboard needs to accomplish two goals within just a few seconds. First, it has to grab your attention so you look at it. Second, it needs to capture your interest long enough so you read the entire content, and ...
Avoid the discard pile with a resume that lands you an interview. by Sharon J. Oliver, CPC, CPMA, CPC-I To change careers or advance your position, you need a resume that stands out from the rest. A well written and factual resume is a good start, but you’ll need to do more to warrant an ...