Monthly Archives: October 2014

From the AAMA Annual Conference in St. Louis, Missouri

Questions have arisen about the 60-month-after-graduation requirement for the CMA (AAMA) Certification Examination, and eligibility to recertify by retesting. Individuals who have graduated from a medical assisting program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) … Continue reading

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Payment Adjustments Emphasize the Importance of Proper Order Entry

As the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Programs continue to be implemented and enforced, questions arise about how certain objectives for meaningful use affect reimbursement. The short answer to these questions is that all objectives are critical. … Continue reading

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