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Conference Roundup

  1. Jan 02,2019

Ophthalmology-Related Coding Changes for 2019

The American Academy of Ophthalmology’s medical director for government affairs provided a 2019 Medicare update during the AAO’s 2018 annual meeting in Chicago. He reviewed deleted, new, and updated codes relevant to eye care clinicians. 

Deleted Code
92275…

Journal Scan

  1. Sep 21,2018

Low-Vision Device Use Among Medicare Recipients Assessed

Medicare coverage should be expanded to include low-vision devices in order to better address use disparities, researchers suggested after conducting a cross-sectional population-based survey involving >3,000 individuals.

Participants were low-vision Medicare beneficiaries who took…