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Certified Evaluation and Management Coder (CEMC) Certification Class

April 4 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

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Email Susan Whittaker to enroll


**Great Educational Opportunity for CHC Staff**

Maine Primary Care Association is offering a 10-week coding certification prep class for the Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) credential Certified E&M Coder (CEMC). The CEMC credential will empower billers and coders to provide in-house claim review, provider coding training and medical record auditing for Primary Care Providers.

Class Design:

  • 2 hours a week for ten weeks – during staff time – via Zoom with MPCA’s Susan Whittaker, CPC, CPMA, CPC-I (AAPC certified coding instructor).
  • Begins Thursday, April 4,  9:00 – 11:00 AM. Future class days and time are flexible.
  • Make-up sessions. The class will be recorded and those missing a class will be asked to listen to the recording and take the quiz for that session.

Total Costs: $1233.49

Base Costs:  $964 (Payable to MPCA)**

  • $400  – Cost of class
  • $145 – Student membership in AAPC
  • $20 – practice exam
  • $399 – two final exam attempts.

Coding Book Bundle (Purchased through your AAPC student account if needed.):

  • $269.49 – 2024 Book Bundle – Needed for the exam. You do not need to purchase these if you already have the following 2024 Coding Manuals:
    • Professional Version CPT,
    • any version of ICD-10 & HCPC

AAPC will set up student accounts and provide you with logins. Please note that no cancellations, transfers or refunds are allowed.

Health Center Professional Development Commitment:

  • Cover Class Costs
  • Allow staff to take the class on staff time for more robust attendance.
  • Pay Annual Dues for the CEMC credential – $210 (2024). Will renew 2025.
  • Support Annual CEUs Requirements – Coders must submit 36 CEUs every two years. There are many opportunities for no-cost CEUs through the local chapters of AAPC.

For more information and to enroll, please email Susan Whittaker at swhittaker@mepca.org by Friday, March 15.

**Please remit payment to Maine Primary Care Association, PO Box 5137, Augusta, ME 04332 by Friday, March 22 to complete your enrollment.** 



April 4
9:00 am - 11:00 am


Maine Primary Care Association