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Hiring AAPC Certified Professionals

The Benefits of Certified Employees

As the business of healthcare continues to evolve, the demand will increase for professionals who have the skills and training needed to manage and maintain the complexities within healthcare. As a result, matching the right talent with the right jobs will become increasingly important. AAPC strives to show employers the benefits of hiring certified professionals and provide assistance with finding the right employees.

AAPC certification represents excellence in achievement and demonstrates proficiency in select healthcare specialties. Certified professionals have completed rigorous testing and are required to commit to ongoing professional development and recertification. Credential holders have a proven skillset and have shown a broad knowledge of their specialty. Certification reflects a deep personal commitment and sense of accountability, inspiring credibility and confidence in an individual's professional knowledge. Research shows that certified professionals bring increased productivity and lower costs to an organization. Hiring AAPC certified individuals or investing in AAPC certification for your current employees can help your organization in many ways, including:

  • Increase your staff satisfaction and retention
  • Increase your staff competency level
  • Build a strong, dedicated team committed to high standards of quality
  • Promote ongoing enhancement of knowledge and skills
  • Increase accuracy and reduce exposure to fraud and abuse charges
  • Improve efficiency and reduce cost
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Types of AAPC Certification

Healthcare standards have become increasingly complex. Regulations and requirements are best met when provider offices and healthcare facilities employ certified professionals. AAPC certification is achieved through specialized education, experience, and a qualifying exam(s). Certification validates a professional’s achievement, expertise, and judgment.

Medical Coding Certification
Medical Coding Certification
Medical Billing Certification
Medical Billing Certification
Medical Auditing Certification
Medical Auditing Certification
Medical Documentation
Medical
Documentation
Medical Compliance Certification
Medical Compliance Certification
Practice Manager Certification
Practice Manager Certification
Specialty Medical Coding Certification
Specialty Medical Coding Certification

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I find and hire certified candidates?

If you’d like to learn more about finding and hiring certified coders, call 877.290.0440 or have an employer recruitment counselor call you.

Which certifications should I seek?

If you’d like to learn more about which certifications your facility should seek, visit the certification section of our website,
call 877.290.0440, or have an employer recruitment counselor call you.

What if I already have AAPC certified professionals on my staff,
but I need training to help match a specific skill or need?

Access AAPC education and training to help you meet your training needs. In addition, employers and recruitment firms
can also access AAPC resources to find out more information on the latest certifications and training.

What if I am interested in AAPC certification for existing staff?

Learn more about certification for your employees by calling 877.290.0440, or have an employer recruitment counselor call you.

What is AAPC doing to help employers and recruitment agencies match the right talent to the right jobs?

AAPC has launched an entirely new resource web site dedicated to helping employers find the right AAPC certified professional for their recruitment or organizational needs.
If you’d like to learn more about matching talent with the right jobs, call 877.290.0440 or have an employer recruitment counselor call you.