Jacqueline Thelian, CPC, CPC-I, CHCA, CPMA
MedCo. Consultants Inc.
Fresh Meadows, NY
Mrs. Jacqueline Thelian is a Healthcare Consultant, Certified Professional Coder & Auditor, Subject Matter Expert and sought-after educator and Author with over 20 years of experience in medical coding and business management. Her extensive experience includes physician practice management, coding/billing compliance and reimbursement issues and she has taught extensively in Academic Medical Centers, The Chubb Institute, Hospitals, private physician practices and has conducted a variety of seminars for numerous Medical Societies.
She is also a AAPC Certified PMCC instructor for the PMCC (Professional Medical Coding Curriculum) Coding Certification Prep Course, and a Certified ICD-10 Expert Trainer. Her articles on clinical coding issues have been published in many popular healthcare publications.
Physicians and coding experts will get updated information on current coding and reimbursement that will help their practice bill for the highest allowable reimbursement and avoid penalties and denials.
This activity is 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.
Upon completion of the educational activity, participants should be able to:
Certificates of completion will be awarded based on the participant’s attendance and submission of the activity evaluation/claim credit form at www.ophmasters.com/cme. You must participate in the entire activity to receive credit. There is no fee to participate in this activity. If you have questions about this activity, please contact AKH Inc. at email@example.com.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and the Florida Society of Ophthalmology. AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 4.25 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Full notification of commercial support will be provided in the final activity syllabus.