Webinar: Coding for Anterior Segment Surgical Complications

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Webinar: Coding for Anterior Segment Surgical Complications

Webinar: Coding for Anterior Segment Surgical Complications
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When anterior segment surgery complications happen, anterior segment and retina specialists often collaborate to care for the patient. This makes untangling billable services (i.e., who provided which services and how those services should be billed) a real challenge.

Join Academy coding experts Joy Woodke, Kristin Carter, MD and Ankoor R. Shah, MD, to understand possible complications, surgical corrections and your best coding options. Coding decisions based on the specialists’ locations (e.g. the same practice or two separate practices) will be discussed. At the end of the webinar, you’ll know how to navigate through coding and decision choices after an anterior segment surgical complication.

This webinar covers:
  • How anterior segment and retina specialists successfully partner together to correct surgical complications;
  • Types of complications and associated coding challenges;
  • What to do when the specialists are in the same vs. different practices;
  • When to code corrections as co-surgery vs. individual surgery;
  • The do’s and don’ts of dictating operative notes.

Who should attend:
Anterior segment and retina specialist surgeons, practice administrators, billers and coders

Note: All registrants to the live webinar get the recording at no additional charge.

Instructors' bios:
Joy Woodke, COE, OCS, OCSR is the practice administrator at Oregon Eye Consultants LLC, in Eugene, Oregon. Her experience in ophthalmology includes accounting, coding and billing. She is a contributing author to the Academy coding product line and a presenter at the Academy's annual meetings.

Kristin Carter, MD has been in private practice for nearly 20 years and founded Clarity Eye Care & Surgery. A former president and current board member of the Arizona Ophthalmological Society, Dr. Carter serves on the Academy's Health Policy Committee and represents ophthalmology for the state of Arizona on the Carrier Advisory Committee. She serves on the editorial board of several publications, develops content for the Ophthalmic News and Education (ONE®) Network, and teaches courses on cataract surgery, coding and new technology in the eye operating room.

Ankoor R. Shah, MD, a board-certified retina specialist at Retina Consultants of Houston, has a number of prestigious awards honored in his name. Dr. Shah has authored over 80 peer-reviewed scientific papers, book chapters, and presentations at national meetings. He is co-content director for the Academy’s 2018 Retina Coding book.

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