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The American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management (AAHAM) to Offer Free Student Memberships to Full Time Students

Fairfax, VA- The American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management (AAHAM), the leading professional association focused exclusively on the healthcare revenue cycle, now offers complimentary student memberships to all students taking 12 credit hours or more.  This free membership initiative was introduced to attract new and younger members to the national organization and its 32 local chapters across the country while they are in school. 

 

“We are pleased to introduce these innovative recruitment efforts and hope to grow our student membership base over 50% in the coming year” said AAHAM President, John Currier, CRCE-I. “Students are interested in the strong educational and certification programs offered by AAHAM that are key to their career growth and achieving the director positions they desire.  Getting involved at the student level also offers exposure to mentors and career contacts which are so valuable” he added.         

 

Healthcare is one of the nation’s largest growing job sectors; students graduating with a healthcare degree find jobs ranking in the top 10% of salaries, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.  

 

ABOUT AAHAM

The American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management (AAHAM) is a national professional association of thirty-two chapters and over 3000 healthcare revenue cycle professionals from hospitals, clinics, billing offices, allied vendors, physicians and multi physician groups.   AAHAM members direct the activities of the thousands of people who are employed in the healthcare industry. 

 AAHAM is the preeminent professional organization for revenue cycle professionals and is known for its prestigious certification and educational programs; professional development of its members is one of the primary goals of the association. AAHAM is also recognized for its quarterly journal, The Journal of Healthcare Administrative Management and its Annual National Institute, held each fall.  AAHAM actively represents the interests of its members through a comprehensive program of legislative and regulatory monitoring and participation in industry groups such as WEDI, ASC X12, NUBC and NUCC.  For more information regarding AAHAM and its programs, please visit www.aaham.org or contact AAHAM, 703.281.4043.