Staff Attend AAO’s NC Codequest
Annually, the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the North Carolina Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons sponsor a one day coding event. This year’s presentation was held on February 4 at the Grandover Resort in Greensboro. ROCC had 5 certified ophthalmic assistants and ophthalmic technicians attend this educational meeting led by the Academy’s Director of Coding and Reimbursement. Topics focus on Coding Competency, recent changes in CPT coding. This includes examples of correct coding for general ophthalmology as well as specialties including retina and glaucoma.