"AHIMA is the premier association of health information management (HIM) professionals. AHIMA...[is] dedicated to the effective management of personal health information required to deliver quality healthcare to the public.
The American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) was founded in 1988 in an effort to elevate the standards of medical coding by providing certification, ongoing education, networking, and recognition.
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