Certification is available for healthcare professionals within physician offices or facilities and for compliance officers. If you’re a healthcare professional within a physician office, you have a choice of two exams based upon your job experience:
If you have a good knowledge of CPT®, ICD-9-CM, HCPCS Level II and general coding and billing issues in your specialty, become a Specialty Coding Professional (SCP). The SCP is aimed at specialty coders who have at least two years experience.
You know your specialty in-and-out and all the regulations surrounding it. Become an Advanced Coding Specialist (ACS). The ACS is aimed at specialty coders with 3-5 years of experience and more!
|We currently offer the Specialty Coding Professional certification in the following physician specialties:||We currently offer the Advanced Coding Specialist certification in the following physician specialties:|
If you’re a Compliance Officer, the Certified Compliance Professional - Physician exam is for you. It is intended for compliance professionals with about two years of experience in small and mid-size physician practices.