Coding Connection

Avoid claims denials and keep your patient care efforts financially sound with the insights and expertise of John Rumpakis, OD, MBA, Clinical Coding Editor.

Coding a Suspect

The rules differ when monitoring a patient who hasn’t converted to glaucoma—yet.
07/15/2020

Don’t Run Afoul of Imaging Rules

Here’s why the CCI edits matter when coding for your high-tech retinal exam.
06/15/2020

Ocular Surface Coding Potpourri

Keep this compendium handy when treating your dry eye patients.
05/15/2020

Minor Procedures, Major Rules

Knowledge of the right coding process is power—and helps you sleep at night.
04/15/2020

A Critical Update For Telehealth In Response To COVID-19

The healthcare crisis has led to an emergency response and waiving of rules to provide remote services to your patients.
03/20/2020

Spring—and Pollen—is in the Air

Are you ready for ocular allergy season? New testing could make it a breeze.
03/15/2020

The Future of Case Histories

Recent and upcoming changes in how you take these can make you more efficient.
02/15/2020

It’s Time For a Reboot

The new year is the best time to make sure your medical record-keeping practices have a solid foundation.
01/15/2020

Changes Afoot For Retinal Exams

Be on the lookout for these new codes and definitions in 2020.
12/15/2019

Coding in More Ways Than One

When a patient has more than one condition concurrently, the medical record can get messy. Here’s how to stay on track.
11/15/2019

Upcoming Events

August 25, 2020

The Future of Prism
8:00 PM EDT
Speakers: Paul M. Karpecki, OD, FAAO and Dayna R. Hazlewood, OD 

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October 2-3, 2020

Southwest Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Austin Marriott Downtown
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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October 4, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium: Improving Diagnosis, Treatment, and Patient Outcomes 
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
8:00am-12:15pm EST
Earn 4 LIVE COPE Credits

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