1-Hour Coding Course: Complete Guide to Documenting and Coding Cataract Surgery

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  • Up to 1.0 credit of General CME
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1-Hour Coding Course: Complete Guide to Documenting and Coding Cataract Surgery

1-Hour Coding Course: Complete Guide to Documenting and Coding Cataract Surgery
Improve your coding accuracy and competency with vetted, trusted and authoritative content developed by the Academy's coding experts. Q & As throughout the courses help gauge your progress.

This 60-minute interactive course addresses:
  • Visual acuity and activity of daily living requirements
  • Preauthorization, precertification and predetermination
  • Monovision or blended vision
  • Premium IOLs, femtosecond laser and dropless cataract surgery
  • What qualifies as complex cataract surgery
  • Combined cases with glaucoma and retina
  • Coding for complications that occur during surgery, including wrong IOL power and those that may occur during the global period
Sue Vicchrilli, COT, OCS, Academy director of coding and reimbursement
Jenny Edgar, CPC, CPCO, OCS, Academy coding specialist

Save 10% when you buy four or more coding products. See the entire 1-Hour Coding Course Series.

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

The American Academy of Ophthalmology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

JCAHPO Credit Information
A certificate of completion will be available for ophthalmic allied health professionals who wish to claim Category "B" credits.

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How long will I have access to this product?
This product will be available through December 2019. Due to advances in technology, we can’t guarantee access after that date.

How many CME credits can I get for viewing these presentations?
This product is eligible for 1 CME credit.

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