Webinar: 2021 Ophthalmology Coding Update

Product Number

Media Type: Webinar

Grouped product items
Product SelectionNonmember PriceMember PriceQty
Recording $236.00$185.00

Webinar: 2021 Ophthalmology Coding Update

Webinar: 2021 Ophthalmology Coding Update

2021 Ophthalmology Coding Update
Recorded live Jan. 12, 2021 
Duration: 60 minutes

Presented by: 
David B. Glasser, MD, Academy secretary for federal affairs 
Sue Vicchrilli, COT, OCS, OCSR, Academy director of coding and reimbursement 

Begin the year with full knowledge of changes for 2021. David B. Glasser, MD, and the Academy's Sue Vicchrilli detail the critical regulatory and reimbursement changes impacting ophthalmology in the new year. 
Topics covered on this live Zoom webinar include: 

  • With new criteria and fee schedules: Strategies for determining when to submit an E/M vs. Eye visit code will be presented
  • Changes to existing and new CPT codes for anterior segment ultrasound and remote retinal imaging
  • New Category III codes for remote retinal OCT, iris prosthesis procedures and trabeculostomy ab interno
  • New CCI bundling edits
  • Review of potentially misvalued services 

Who should attend:
Ophthalmologists, billers, coders, practice administrators, technicians, those who oversee compliance

CME/CEUs will not be offered for this educational event

Contact Customer Service at customer_service@aao.org or call +1 415.561.8540.
Normal business hours of the Academy's Service Center are 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time, Monday through Friday

Write Your Own Review
Only registered users can write reviews. Please Sign in or create an account

Frequently Asked Questions
2021 Coding Update Webinar
January 12, 2021

I don't have a Zoom account. How do I log in?
View instructions on how to log in here.

How will I receive my confirmation of payment and registration?
Once registered you will receive an e-mail confirmation from the Academy’s Customer Service Department.  If you have not received the e-mail, check your spam folder or contact our Customer Service Department at customer_service@aao.org or call 866-561-8558 (US only) or 415-561-8540.

When do I receive the live Zoom webinar notification?
Once registered you will receive a separate e-mail confirmation with your unique Zoom link to access the webinar:

Confirmations with your webinar join link will be emailed to registered attendees using this schedule:

Date registered Date confirmation will be sent
Oct. 1 – Oct. 31 Nov. 1, 2020
Nov. 1 – Nov. 30 Dec. 1, 2020
Dec. 1 – Jan. 10 Jan. 11, 2021

Where do I get the handout for the webinar?
A link to the pdf of the course handout will be in your webinar confirmation just prior to the live webinar date.

I have a specific coding topic that I would like addressed during the 2021 Coding Update webinar.  Can I send in a question before the program?
Yes, please submit your questions to coding@aao.org and add Coding Update in the subject line.

Can I view the live webinar on multiple devices?
No, you cannot access the live webinar on multiple devices at the same time.

How do I order the recording?
Registration to the live webinar comes with access to the recording.  If you prefer you can just purchase the recording on its own at the Academy Store.

Does this course offer CME AAPC and IJCAHPO credits?
We are not offering CME, AAPC or IJCAHPO credits.

Why does the product description say that I can only purchase a quantity of one?
Access to the webinar is dependent upon the login credentials of the individual who purchased it.

Where do I go to view to the webinar?
Click the join link provided in your confirmation or reminder emails to join the webinar.

Do I need an Internet connection to view the webinar?
Yes, you will need an Internet connection to view the webinar on your computer (PC or Mac) or mobile device.

How do I listen to the webinar?
Use a computer with an Internet connection and listen with speakers, your headphones or use your phone by dialing the call-in number listed on your Zoom e-mail confirmation/reminder.

How do I cancel my registration?
If you need to cancel an attendee, contact the Academy's Customer Service at 866.561.8558 or +1 415.561.8540 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pacific Time, Monday through Friday.

You can contact our Customer Service Department at customer_service@aao.org or call 866-561-8558 (US only) or 415-561-8540 if you need any further assistance.

© 2020, American Academy of Ophthalmology