AAOS Practice Management Workshops
During 2006, AAOS and KarenZupko & Associates will offer orthopaedic coding and practice management workshops in several U.S. cities. An all-day Friday session features a practice management course, “Reimbursement Strategies and Tactics for Orthopaedists.” The course will cover essential subjects, including the effectiveness of the billing team, top claim submission tips and the reality of financial reports. Saturday’s course is “Mastering Orthopaedic Coding,” with topics ranging from the 2006 CPT update to anatomy of an operative note, common coding dilemmas, modifiers and new patient visits vs. consultations.
Dates and locations for 2006 include: March 17-18, San Francisco; March 31-April 1, Chicago; April 7-8, Orlando, Fla.; May 5-6, Cincinnati; June 23-24, Denver; August 4-5, Memphis, Tenn.; Sept. 29-30, Arlington, Va.; Oct. 6-7, Phoenix; Nov. 10-11, Chicago.
For complete course information, visit www.karenzupko.com, or call (312) 642-5616.