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How many CEUs do you need to maintain the CPB? Are you able to do the CPC CEUs to cross those over?

Q: How many CEUs do you need to maintain the CPB? Are you able to do the CPC CEUs to cross those over

A: If you have just a CPB certificate, you need 36 CEUs every 2 years. The CEU certificates will say that it meets the AAPC guidelines for Core A continuing educational units.  If you have a CPB and another core credential such as the CPB, you need 40 CEUs every 2 years.      The CEU requirements are written here: https://www.aapc.com/medical-coding-education/help/.  For people who have other types of AAPC credentials, please be aware of special requirement which are listed for certain credentials. For those special credentials, the certificates will list the special credentials for which it applies.

Q: How many CEUs do you need to maintain the CPB? Are you able to do the CPC CEUs to cross those over

A: If you have just a CPB certificate, you need 36 CEUs every 2 years. The CEU certificates will say that it meets the AAPC guidelines for Core A continuing educational units.  If you have a CPB and another core credential such as the CPB, you need 40 CEUs every 2 years.      The CEU requirements are written here: https://www.aapc.com/medical-coding-education/help/.  For people who have other types of AAPC credentials, please be aware of special requirement which are listed for certain credentials. For those special credentials, the certificates will list the special credentials for which it applies.

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