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.

The Telephone is Ringing…

A new year brings new rules—make sure you know what your carriers expect when it comes to telehealth services.
02/15/2019

As Soon as You've Got It, Things Change

The good news: 2019 will bring policy changes that will benefit both you and your patients.
01/15/2019

Be Precise When Coding Surgery

Following basic standards for performed procedures helps maintain good medical record compliance.
12/15/2018

Take on Point-of-care Testing

Follow the proper certification steps and benefit from its impact on clinical outcomes.
11/20/2018

In Your Practice…and Wallet

How you make your money now affects your practice value long-term.
10/15/2018

Playing with Fire: OCT-A Coding

Know the reimbursement rules before you invest.
09/15/2018

Corneal—and Coding—Protection

Billing for a bandage contact lens is simple—until it isn’t. Here’s how to do it correctly.
08/15/2018

Minor League Coding

With increased scope of practice comes increased risk; let’s revisit the rules pertaining to minor surgical procedures?
07/15/2018

A Coding Crystal Ball

The comprehensive error rate testing program can provide valuable claims data to help you stay ahead of the game.
06/15/2018

Documenting for the Long Haul

You’ve got to get it right the first time when coding for long-term medication use.
05/15/2018

Upcoming Events

March 7-10, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Orlando, FL
Location: Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 20 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

April 11-13, 2019

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—San Diego
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

April 13-14, 2019

16th Annual OCCRS Educational Symposium
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt
Program Chair: David Friess, OD, FAAO
Up to 10 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)
Register here

Jobs

  • Optician
    Bernards Eye Care, LLC
    2/23/2019
  • Optometrist
    Castle Family Health Centers, Inc
    2/22/2019
  • Professor
    Middlesex Community College
    2/22/2019
Jobs Powered By Local Eye Site