Codequest Georgia

Coding doesn’t get easier. So professionals get better. 

Level up at American Academy of Ophthalmology Codequest™


Join the most knowledgeable coding experts in ophthalmology for a half-day of professional education and training. We’ll steer you through regulatory roadblocks and the complex maze of federal and commercial payers’ rules, arriving at solutions for appropriately maximizing all your reimbursements.

Developed by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and presented in partnership with SOCIETY NAME HERE, Codequest provides unparalleled instruction relevant to all practice sizes, and each session includes valuable information specific to your region.

HOW YOU’LL BENEFIT

  • Acquire valuable insights for protecting your practice
  • Boost your coding performance
  • Prepare for the inevitable audit scenario
  • Learn to resolve claim denials 

WHAT YOU’LL COVER IN FOUR HOURS

Codequest’s all-new program will help you understand:

  • The most important updates of CPT, ICD-10, HCPCS, CCI, MUE, LCDs and payment changes
  • Imminent changes to E/M codes and extended/subsequent ophthalmoscopy
  • Up-to-date documentation rules for exams, tests, minor and major surgeries 
  • How to select the correct modifier for every situation. Learn how to avoid the common modifier mistakes that cause practices to lose thousands of dollars each year. 
  • How to resolve claim denials: identify the cause and implement solutions
  • Informed recommendations for coding and billing success (e.g. prior authorization, MIGS coverage, vial drug administration and more)

Codequest is the only place you’ll findthese best-practice tips: 

  • 30+ recommendations from successful practices
  • Prior authorization checklist – what is your form missing?
  • How to code from an operative report
  • MIGS: What’s covered, what’s not
  • Calculations for multidose vial drug administration
  • Exam and testing coverage and frequency for patients on high-risk medication
  • Billing for two surgeons in the same operative session 

LEARN FROM THE ACADEMY’S CODING EXPERT


 

 

 

 

Jenny Edgar CPC, CPCO, OCS, OCSR
Jenny is the Academy’s manager of coding and reimbursement. Her experience as a coding and reimbursement expert includes tenure as a certified professional compliance officer. She is a contributing author for the Academy's entire line of coding products, including the new Ophthalmic Coding Specialist Retina Exam.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Ophthalmologists, practice administrators, coder and billers with an intermediate to advanced coding level

Americans with Disabilities Act Statement
The American Academy of Ophthalmology supports the Americans with Disabilities Act. Should you require a specific accommodation or service to facilitate your participation at a Codequest coding course, please email Academy staff. 

BONUS
Have a specific coding conundrum? Email questions to [email protected] before the course to get customized answers to your personal coding challenges. 

YOU CAN’T AFFORD TO MISS CODEQUEST

Register today. Attend with your Team.

https://www.aao.org/practice-management/coding/codequest-course/codequest-georgia

CREDIT INFORMATION

Accreditation Statement
The American Academy of Ophthalmology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement
The American Academy of Ophthalmology designates this LIVE activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

JCAHPO CE Credits
Ophthalmic allied health professionals receive 4.0 Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO) “A” CE Credits for completion of this course.

AAPC Certificate
AAPC members get instructions to download a certificate of completion at the end of the course.

WHAT YOUR COLLEAGUES ARE SAYING

“All doctors should attend! It’s our responsibility to know what’s billed and that it corresponds with the chart. Codequest helps us make sure that our documentation is appropriate and allows us to get paid the most for the work being done.”

ROBERTO INNOCENZI, DO
CHINO, CA.

“I always enjoy the presentations. They do a great job teaching us. The lectures are wonderful.”

BINGJING ROBERTS, MD
NEW YORK, NY.

“There is always something new I take with me!”

POLLY A. PARK, CPC
NASHVILLE, TN.

“I have been attending Codequest for the last 9 years and enjoyed them so much.”

MONALI SAKHALKAR, MD
MACON, GA.

“Our office attends this course every year…Excellent presentation and information.”

PATRICIA J. STULL
KATY, TX.


In addition to highlighting updates to Georgia local coverage determination policies, the Academy's coding expert will cover important policies and instructions relevant to attendees from neighboring states.
Registration Dates:
Early registration ends July 27th, standard registration ends August 31st, and late/onsite registration is from August 31s to September 14th.
Location:
The conference is taking place at the Hilton Atlanta
255 Courtland Street, NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30303