PCC offers our clients access to a number of resources from the AAP, including the Pediatric Coding Newsletter and the AAP Red Book.
These resources can be found in two places: through PCCTalk, as well as from within PCC EHR.
AAP Pediatric Coding Newsletter
This monthly publication provides practical and accurate answers to your most urgent pediatric coding questions. As a PCC client, you have access not only to the current issue, but also the entire AAP Pediatric Coding Newsletter archive.
AAP Red Book Online
This is the online version of the AAP’s Red Book, a comprehensive reference on pediatric infectious diseases.
Pediatric Patient Education
The Pediatric Patient Education section of the AAP website contains a collection of handouts and information built specifically for pediatric patients and families, most available in Spanish as well as English.
Access AAP publications through PCCTalk
Click “Find it here” to visit the AAP Pediatric Coding Newsletter information thread. Then follow the https://coding.solutions.aap.org link to the AAP web site.
You are now on the AAP’s site while logged in to PCCTalk account. You’ll even see PCC’s logo on the site, indicating you are logged in through PCC. You can access the AAP Pediatric Coding Newsletter, the AAP Pediatric Redbook, and the AAP’s library of educational materials for patients.
Print the AAP Coding Newsletter: You can print out any issue of the AAP Coding Newsletter. First, log into talk.pcc.com and use the instructions above to follow the link to the AAP’s web site. Next, click on any story from the issue. Finally, click on the “PDF” link to download the entire issue to your computer. You can read the newsletter on your computer screen or print it.
Access AAP publications through PCC EHR
You can access all three of these resources from within PCC EHR as well, by using the Patient Education Tool.