Validate your expertise, be a part of powerful network of more than 155,000 healthcare professionals, and take advantage of opportunities for leadership and recognition on our National Advisory Board (NAB) or the AAPC Chapter Association (AAPCCA).
Nationally Recognized Credentials
More than 155,000 healthcare professionals from around the country hold AAPC certifications in physician offices, clinics, outpatient facilities, hospitals, and payer facilities. AAPC is the leader in credentialing the business side of medicine with gold standard certifications in medical coding, auditing, compliance, billing, and practice management. Certifications are nationally recognized by employers, medical societies, and government organizations.
Representation in the Industry and Washington D.C.
As a member of the largest training and credentialing organization in the industry, your AAPC membership carries weight. It means you always have AAPC on your side at home, in Washington, D.C., and with the healthcare leaders of America. To represent our membership's best interests, we work regularly with D.C. lobbyists and assert our representation and concerns at the largest meetings affecting healthcare including WEDI and the AMA CPT Editorial Panel.
Opportunities for Leadership, Authorship, Interviews, and Speaking
AAPC encourages all members to be involved in the industry. Many opportunities for leadership, authorship, and recognition are available. Become an officer within your local chapter or an advisor at the regional or national level. Have experience or expertise in a particular subject or specialty? AAPC places hundreds of member-authored articles in top industry magazines, newsletters, and blogs. We provide numerous opportunities to offer expertise in all areas and specialties of healthcare for our diverse membership.