Use these tips to captivate an audience. One of the many great things about AAPC is that we welcome fresh voices at local chapters, HEALTHCON, and regional conferences. It’s this open-door policy that makes these events so diverse and informative. Everyone has something to offer and AAPC encourages sharing. When you’re ready to give back ...
Jul 19th, 2017
Do you ever feel like you are working in a void with no one to go to when you have a coding (or billing, compliance, etc.) question? I travel a lot, for work, and almost as much for fun, and the number of people I’ve met in the healthcare community who’ve expressed feeling alone and ...
Don’t be afraid to get your feet wet and make waves. The role of local chapter education officer can be challenging, but it’s one I hold close to my heart. When you’re elected as an education officer, you can truly make a difference in the professional lives of your chapter members. You’re part of a ...
Give your gift away and discover your purpose. You’ve worked in the business side of medicine for several years, struggled to learn the correct way to do everything, spent countless hours researching guidelines, and felt helpless when the answers to your questions were nowhere to be found. Now, you finally feel like you’ve got this ...
May 1st, 2010
By Jonnie Massey, CPC, CPC-P, CPC-I, CPMA, AHFI As certified coders, we are required to fulfill yearly continuing education unit (CEU) requirements to maintain our credentials and stay current with medical coding updates. This requirement may be the driving force that motivates you to seek out education and training. If it is, perhaps you’re doing ...