Tag Archives: coding

CMA Today Referenced in Part B News

As many readers of this blog know, I write at length about legal issues affecting the medical assisting profession in each issue of CMA Today, the official publication of the American Association of Medical Assistants. Recently, one of those articles … Continue reading

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CPR Certification

Q. I work in a billing office as a coding specialist. I have no contact with patients. CPR is not required by my employer. Why is it required that CMAs (AAMA) without any patient contact have CPR certification?

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