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Thread: What is the difference between CPT books???

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    Murfreesboro Tennessee Chapter

    Default What is the difference between CPT books???

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    I do not really use the CPT book at my company. But I am going for my CPC exam next weekend. The CPT book we do have is the CPT Expert. On the flyer for the test it says that only the Professional and Standard Editions are acceptable.

    What is the difference between the Professional and the Expert Editions? Are they the same? I just hate to go and buy this other book for one day. I tried to call AAPC but they close at 2pm.........

    Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.

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    Apr 2007


    There is CMS information in the Expert edition so they won't let you use it.

    Laura, CPC, CEMC, CPMA

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    Will your company reimburse you for buying the Professional edition? You won't be permitted to take the test if you show up with the wrong book. :-(
    Karen Davis, CPC, COC

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