• Physicians are ultimately responsible for CPT and diagnosis code selection, as well as chart documentation. To help physicians avoid audits, code correctly and stay up to date on changes, the Academy offers several resources and courses.

    Billing 101

    Ophthalmologists are more likely to be audited on exam documentation than on tests or surgical procedures. Learn how to select the best exam and link the appropriate ICD-10 codes each time. Know how to document evaluation and management (E/M) codes correctly when billed.

    E&M vs. Eye Code

    E&M Basics

    Review of Systems
    Past, Family and Social History

    The Chief Complaint and History of Present Illness
    Documenting the Exam
    Medical Decision-Making
    Final Determination of the Code


    Specialty quick reference guides

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