Below is a collection of links to other medical related web sites.
AAPC - American Academy of Professional Coders provides education and certification for professional medical coders.
AHIMA - American Health Information Management Association represents health information management professionals working in the healthcare industry.
AMA - Official web site of the American Medical Association.
HPP - Health Privacy Project provides further information on health care privacy.
PAHCOM - Professional Association of Healthcare Office Managers.
SMD - Society of Medical-Dental Management Consultants is a national organization of consultants who provide services to medical and dental professionals.
CPTcodingbooks.com - In depth review of how CPT-4 codes are created, their coding categories (I-III), and CPT changes.
HCPCScodebooks.com - Learn more about the background of HCPCS, Level II codes, and HCPCS modifiers.
ICD9codebooks.com - Review background information of ICD-9-CM, types of codes in volumes 1-3, and ICD9 changes.
CDTcodebooks.com - Get more information on the American Dental Association and CDT dental codes.
ICD10codebooks.com - Learn all about the new ICD-10 code sets that go into effect in 2013, and what the transition will be like.
CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
CMS - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
FDA - Food and Drug Administration.
HHS - Department of Health and Human Services.
HIPAA - An excellent resource for HIPAA information.
Medicare - U.S. Government site for people with Medicare.