Get the most important coding changes for 2016 from the Academy's coding experts, including the new Diabetic Retinopathy Measures Group reporting option for PQRS.
Empower your team to work effectively, meet expectations and achieve the goals of the organization. Learn how to improve your team's performance, measure results and enhance your practice’s success through effective communication, coaching techniques and reporting tools.
Ophthalmologists delegate staff to provide care related to telephone screening, examination and testing, medications, test results, follow-up and cosmetic procedures. Such delegation takes careful coordination to prevent patient harm, delayed diagnosis or treatment, missed follow-up, confusion or even malpractice lawsuits. Using closed medical malpractice lawsuits, this course will show you what tasks you can safely delegate to nurses and technicians.
To meet stage 2 meaningful use requirements, it’s not enough for practices to merely have a patient portal; you must use it. Practices that don’t meet the patient-usage target can still incur a penalty.* This webinar will cover everything you need to know to implement a patient portal successfully and use it effectively. Ronald Sterling, an expert in electronic health records and practice management systems, will present a roadmap to meeting meaningful use requirements.
Payers are moving away from the traditional fee-for-service payment model to a variety of fee arrangements that have elements of financial risk. If certain parameters within the contract aren’t met, the fee will either be reduced or not paid. During this webinar, experts in risk-based payment models discuss how to optimize the terms of your contracts and payer relationships to minimize financial losses.
Don’t leave your reputation to chance. Protect your online reputation from dissatisfied, unhappy patient. Many patients rely on online reviews and ratings to choose providers and hospitals. During this webinar, you'll learn how to prevent negative comments from ruining your good name and hurting your practice’s success and profitability.
- Part I: Billing and Collections for Beginners
- Part II: Managing and Improving Collection Performance
- Part III: Billing and Collections Tips and Pitfalls