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This presentation provided by Dr. Jason Wong PharmD provides an overview of key considerations for providing vaccines in practice, including the COVID-19 vaccination. 

Formats Available: On-Demand
Original Seminar Date: February 04, 2021
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Collapse Ask AOA: 2021 CPT Code Updates

This course provides an overview of CPT code changes that go into effect on January 1, 2021.  Ensuring that billing practices are up to date and reflect the latest code changes is critical to ensuring doctors do not experience disruptions in reimbursement.

*Qualifies for CPOC credit*

Formats Available: On-Demand
Original Seminar Date: December 08, 2020

Approved Credit:
  • AOA: 1 hour CPC Approved

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    Collapse Ask AOA: New PPP Funding Opportunities, First and Second Draw PPP Options

    Learn more about new provider relief opportunities that are available from the Small Business Administration. 
    Presented by Dr. Jeff Michaels

    Formats Available: On-Demand
    Original Seminar Date: January 14, 2021
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    Collapse Ask AOA: What doctors of optometry need to know about the 21st-century cures act regulations in under 10 minutes!

    This less than 10 minute video gives a high level overview of what doctors of optometry need to know about the 21st Century Cures Act regulations.  Additional updates and webinars are forthcoming.

    Formats Available: On-Demand
    Original Seminar Date: April 01, 2021
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    Collapse AskAOA: 2021 Introduction to New E&M Coding Part 1

    Introduction to New Evaluation and Management Coding 2021
    Review and 2020 Changes

    Formats Available: On-Demand
    Original Seminar Date: February 28, 2020
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    Collapse AskAOA: 2021 New E&M Codes Part 2 Medical Decision Making
    Formats Available: On-Demand
    Original Seminar Date: August 27, 2020
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now
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    Collapse AskAOA: AOA Virtual Advocacy Webinar

    Hear from advocacy experts both inside and outside the profession who are on the ground, in the fight and successfully navigating the virtual advocacy space. Emphasis was placed on continued outreach, with a concentration on providing tools and methods to connect with your legislators during this unique time and into the future.

    Formats Available: On-Demand
    Original Seminar Date: February 24, 2021
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    Collapse AskAOA: Contact Lens Rule Update - Critical Information for Doctors of Optometry

    This July 30th #AskAOA webinar on the FTC’s Contact Lens Rule changes details the AOA’s advocacy efforts during the rulemaking process and provides the profession with information on how to further engage their members of Congress on this critical issue.

    Formats Available: On-Demand
    Original Seminar Date: July 30, 2020
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    Collapse AskAOA: E&M Clinical Examples

    This course reviews E/M code changes in 2021 and provides example of clinical scenarios for participants to consider and assess how best to report.  

    Formats Available: On-Demand
    Original Seminar Date: February 09, 2021

    Approved Credit:
  • AOA: 1 hour CPC Approved

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    Collapse AskAOA: Merit Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) 2021 Reporting

    This webinar review MIPS requirements for 2021 for doctors electing to report quality measures via claims. 

    Formats Available: On-Demand
    Original Seminar Date: March 11, 2021
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    Collapse E/M Code Changes: Time

    Continuing its goal of reducing physician burden and improving the accuracy of payments for E/M visits, the CMS will implement new E/M office visit codes starting Jan. 1, 2021. These changes will delete CPT 99201 in 2021, permit doctors to choose the E/M visit level based on either medical decision-making or total time and change medical decision-making criteria. To prepare for these changes, the AOA invites doctors to participate in an upcoming webinar.

    Formats Available: On-Demand
    Original Seminar Date: October 20, 2020
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    Collapse Employee Retention Tax Credit: What Doctors of Optometry Need to Know

    Learn more about tax relief options for optometric practices. 

    Formats Available: On-Demand
    Original Seminar Date: February 22, 2021
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    Collapse ICD 10 CM Changes for 2021

    This webinar provides an update on ICD 10 code changes that go into effect on October 1, 2020

    Formats Available: On-Demand
    Original Seminar Date: September 30, 2020
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