Register for AAOS orthopaedic coding courses
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.” Course subjects will include 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 “411”on the new 2006 CPT codes, Medicare changes, the OIG Work Plan and surgical case coding featuring updates, cases and examples.
Dates and locations for 2006 include Jan. 27-28, Dallas; Feb. 10-11, Las Vegas; 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; and Nov. 10-11, Chicago. Additional course locations and dates in 2006 will be announced.
Go to www.karenzupko.com, or call (312) 642-5616 for complete course information.