When coding runs through your blood, you are bound for success. One thing is for certain: AAPC is filled with families who code together. You may even say it has made them closer. They support, mentor, and discuss coding to help each other succeed in their chosen profession. Although we can’t feature all of our ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...