AAPC Unveils New Job Center

Simplified job search provides access to tens of thousands of Health Care jobs

Oct 08, 2010, 12:44 ET from AAPC

SALT LAKE CITY, Oct 8 /PRNewswire/ -- AAPC today announced a major update to its job center providing medical coding, billing, auditing, compliance and practice management professionals access to tens of thousands of jobs. In addition, employers can post open jobs and quickly reach more than 98,000 AAPC members and the health care community at large. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported earlier this year that health care provided 14.3 million jobs for wage and salary workers. In addition, it is expected to generate 3.2 million new health care jobs over the next eight years.

"With rapid changes in health care the demand for qualified candidates has never been greater," said Bevan Erickson, VP of Marketing for AAPC. "We've made our job center a one-stop resource for both job seekers and employers within the business side of medicine."

The user-friendly tool includes advanced search capabilities by location, job type, skills and title. In addition, the search tool includes results from Monster.com, CareerBuilder.com and other health care employment sites to provide a single console to find local and national jobs. Users can access the job center.

About AAPC

AAPC (www.aapc.com) is the nation's largest training and credentialing association for the business side of medicine, with more than 98,000 members representing physician offices, outpatient facilities and payer environments. AAPC certifications validate the knowledge and expertise of health care professionals in disciplines including medical coding, auditing and compliance. AAPC offers the industry-leading Certified Professional Coder (CPC®) and Certified Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA®) credentials, along with more than 20 specialty-specific coding credentials. AAPC also provides a wide variety of continuing education, resources and networking opportunities.