Level Up: Codequest Dallas

Saturday, March 28, 2020 - UT Southwestern Medical Center Campus - Gooch Auditorium
8 am - 12:15 pm
Continental Breakfast and Refreshments provided. 

Register Online (members should log in first to receive discounts).
or View/Print a registration form.
Thank you to Lombart for its support of Codequest
Instructors

Joy Woodke, COE, OCS, OCSR is the Academy's coding and practice management executive. Her 30+ years of experience in ophthalmology includes all aspects of practice management, accounting, coding and billing. Joy is the author of The Profitable Retina Practice series, a contributing author of the Academy coding product line, and recipient of the Academy's Secretariat and Achievement Awards.

 

 

 

 

John Haley, MD, OCS has been in practice in Garland, Texas since 1976 and is a past president of the TOA. He is a board-certified ophthalmologist and a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He has been chairman of the TOA Third Party Liaison Committee for over 25 years and represents TOA on the Medicare Contractor Advisory Committee. Dr Haley serves on the Academy CPT Committee and has been on the Academy Health Policy Committee since its inception. We are fortunate to have this physician's perspective at Codequest.

Schedule
7 - 8 am: Registration/Continental Breakfast 
8 - 9:30 am: Course
9:30 - 9:45 am: Break
9:45 am - 12:15 pm: Course
Registration Fees
  by March 16 after March 16
TOA Member and/or Staff $295  $350
Resident or Fellow Free!  Free!
Non-Member physician and/or Staff  $395  $450
Ophthalmologists - join along with registration so you and/or your staff may attend at the member rate!
 
Parking/Directions
On the UTSW campus, the Gooch Auditorium is near the intersection of Harry Hines Blvd and Butler/Kay Bailey Hutchinson Drive. Attendees should park in Visitor Lot 7, Faculty Garage 1, or Staff Garage 2 which can be accessed when you turn into the South campus off Harry Hines/Butler onto Kay Bailey Hutchinson Drive. Please avoid parking in any reserved spaces. Take the first right as you pass the guard shack.  Once you park, walk across to The Plaza, then veer towards your left.  The Gooch Auditorium is the building next to the tall building referred to as “The Tower.” Map can be found here. The auditorium is building C in the pale green South Campus section.  
Lodging
We do not have a host hotel, but area hotels are here
 
Important Registration Information
  • Non-member ophthalmologists may register themselves and/or staff at the non-member rate, or join along with registration to receive discounts.
  • Residents/Fellows may register only themselves, no staff.
  • Consultants and non-Academy coding instructors (including those employed by an ophthalmologist), may NOT attend Codequest. 
  • Optometrists employed by an ophthalmologist may attend, but note that no optometry-specific CEUs are offered.
  • Substitutions are permitted, even day of. 

Credit Information

Accreditation Statement
The American Academy of Ophthalmology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement
The American Academy of Ophthalmology designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

IJCAHPO CE Credits
Ophthalmic allied health professionals receive 4.0 IJCAHPO Group “A” CE Credits for completion of this course.

AAPC Certificate
AAPC will honor 1-for-1 CEUs for any live event offering CME credit or AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.

Maintenance of Certification: Part II Self-Assessment 
Through the American Board of Medical Specialties (“ABMS”) ongoing commitment to increase access to practice relevant Continuing Certification Activities through the ABMS Continuing Certification DirectoryLevel Up at Codequest 2020: Dallas has met the requirements as a MOC Part II Self-Assessment Activity for the following ABMS Member Boards: Ophthalmology. 

As an approved activity for MOC, the Continuing Medical Education (CME) statement provided to you by the appropriate accreditation organization and or credit system, along with the following ABMS MOC Approval statement, should be inserted or otherwise appear on print and digital education materials related to this activity. The MOC approval statement serves as a guide to diplomates submitting the approved CME/MOC activity to their Member Board(s).