Medical Certification Overview

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More than 101,000 health care professionals around the country hold AAPC certifications in physician offices, clinics, outpatient facilities and hospitals. These credentials represent the gold standard in medical coding, billing, auditing, compliance, and practice management, and are nationally recognized by employers, medical societies and government organizations.

Once trained and prepared, validate your expertise and schedule your credentialing exam.

Medical Coding Certification

Demonstrate your knowledge of medical coding including the correct application of ICD-9-CM, CPT®, HCPCS Level II and modifier coding assignments with the industry’s most recognized credentials.

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Medical Billing Certification

Validate your knowledge, skills, and expertise in charge entry, claims transmission, payment posting, insurance follow-up, and patient follow-up.

Billing Certifications
Medical Auditing Certification

Validate your experience in chart auditing, knowledge of documentation and coding guidelines, and ability to communicate the results of your finding and analyze risk.

CPMA Certification
Medical Compliance Certification

Certify your knowledge of the key requirements needed to effectively develop, implement, and monitor a compliance program for your practice, based on regulatory guidelines or to help others in their compliance efforts.

CPCO Certification
Physician Practice Manager Certification

Prove your skills and expertise as a certified practice manager of a modern physician’s office. Certify knowledge in managing revenue cycle, compliance regulations, human resources, health information, and general business processes.

Instructor Certification

Establish yourself as an educator and prepare others for certification and careers in the business side of the medical industry. Become an instructor and educational partner with AAPC.

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