This course will outline a general overview of the thyroid and its function. We will discuss the different Thyroid diseases, treatment options, systemic effects, and ocular side effects. Insurance billing will be outlined.
- 1. General understanding of the thyroid and what it does 2. Understand what hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism are 3. Be familiar with the signs, symptoms, and treatment options are 4. Be familiar with the ophthalmological signs of thyroid disease 5. Become familiar with what you can do to help thyroid patients with eye problems. 6. How to bill for your services and communicate with PCP