Quote Originally Posted by jifnif View Post
If they are essentially the same thing why is one more favorable for some companies than others and why does it cost more to take the AHIMA course than it does to take AAPC? I am only questioning this b/c I am truly interested in knowing of they are different, essentially the same or one is really better than the other.

I just got my CPC-H. I've been answering ads for "certified coders", (some listing every credential), but they only want CCS.

The CCS exam is MUCH harder. No multiple choices to choose from. You totally have to abstract the correct answers.