Susan O. Pincus, CPC, CHC has over 20 years of healthcare coding and reimbursement experience, almost all of which has been in a multi-specialty environment. She is currently an independent healthcare consultant, but was previously a healthcare compliance professional in a large academic medical center. She is on the National Advisory Board of the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) and has a dual certification from both the Academy and the Health Care Compliance Association. She is also an approved PMCC instructor. In 1997, the Academy honored Susan with their prestigious National Coder of the Year award.