Masters in Ophthalmology 2018

Coding and Reimbursement 2018 Accreditation Information

Target Audience

This program has been designed for physicians, nurses, coders, technicians, and administrators with a fairly good understanding of Medicare requirements, CPT and diagnosis code usage, and billing for services rendered.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the various types of audits and how to respond
  • Implement proactive measures to stay compliant

Accreditation

CME/CE provided by AKH, Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare

Physicians

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and the Florida Society of Ophthalmology. AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants

NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nurses

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This activity is awarded 5.25 contact hours.

Florida Nurses

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is an approved provider for nursing continuing education by the Florida Board of Nursing #50-2560. AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare designates this educational activity for 5.0 contact hours.

Activity is jointly-provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and the Florida Society of Ophthalmology.

Criteria for Success

Statements of credit will be awarded based on the participant’s attendance and submission of the activity evaluation form. A statement of credit will be available upon completion of an online evaluation/claimed credit form at www.ophmasters.com/cme. If you have questions about this CME/CE activity, please contact AKH Inc. at tbrignoni@akhcme.com.