For all your billing and coding head-scratchers, the AOA’s experts are available to help.
The proposed PFS has implications on several ophthalmic procedures’ RUC values, MIPS and telehealth services, and decreases the conversion factor and reimbursement without Congressional action.
The latest updates on Merit-based Incentive Payment System participation and AOA MORE.
Crack the Codes
The AOA’s Coding Experts offer guidance to support doctors and staff in providing the best possible patient care while ensuring accurate reimbursements are received.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services made changes to certain quality measures for 2022—find out if they impact you.
What are the proper coding options when doctors of optometry prescribe eye drops as an adjunctive treatment option for presbyopia? The AOA’s coding experts review several alternatives for billing eye examinations.
It is essential to appropriately code incidents related to contact lens problems.
The final rule includes a list of updated payment policies, quality measures adjustments and telehealth changes for the 2022 calendar year. How AOA’s input shaped rulemaking and what it means for doctors.
MIPS participants: A CMS system processing error caused rejections of certain quality data codes.
In addition to the new codes for social determinants of patients' health, a new, billable diagnosis code was created to report encounters for immunizations.