OptiMED is a member of the American Association of Professional Coders (AAPC) and the American Medical Billing Association (AMBA). These memberships keep OptiMED abreast on the latest standards in medical compliance and reimbursement policies;
- Specific payer reimbursement policies and changes;
- Governmental regulations and Medicare/CMS guidelines; and
- Current coding policies required by AMA and CMS.
OptiMED stays current so you don’t have to.
The AAPC leads the nation in certifying medical coders in physician offices, outpatient facilities, and claims processing positions. Founded in 1988 to raise the professional standards and recognition of coders, the Academy certifies individuals while enhancing current coding skills. AAPC membership includes 80,000 members and more than 58,000 credentialed coders.
American Medical Billing Association
The AMBA provides industry and regulatory education, networking opportunities for members, and information and resources to enhance knowledge and skills. Members develop and share new ideas and technology, promoting growth and leadership among medical billers.