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ICD-10 October 1st, 2014

There is another delay in the works! Looks like October 1, 2014 is now the go-live date. This is bigger than Y2K! Don’t wait to get ready, start working on it now! This change will affect every part of your practice, facility and the relationships you have with ALL you medical provider partners in your medical community.


AAPC Conference ICD-10 Seminars

Medical coding and billing has come a long way over the past 20-plus years and is currently one of the most vital pieces to a smooth-running medical facility. AAPC, which will hold its 20th national conference from April 1 to 4 at the Rio Hotel and Convention Center in Las Vegas, has helped expand the industry since its inception and is always looking to push the industry into the future with hot topics such as ICD-10.


Understanding Health Information Privacy

The HIPAA Privacy Rule provides federal protections for personal health information held by covered entities and gives patients an array of rights with respect to that information. At the same time, the Privacy Rule is balanced so that it permits the disclosure of personal health information needed for patient care and other important purposes.


CPC Certification Course

Susan Whitney is currently teaching a CPC Certification course here at the classroom facility at RTWelter headquarters. 25 newly minted CPC’s will be ready for the coding universe in the early summer of 2012. We will soon have a CPC Certification Course on-line.