Tag Archives: billing and coding

22 Common Optometry Billing Questions and Answers

22 Common Optometry Billing Questions and Answers

This is a sponsored post by Optometric Billing Consultants, a proud supporter of NewGradOptometry. 😎 Optometry billing and coding is not easy. It is one of the most challenging things to learn, for both newly graduated optometrists, along with ODs who have been in business a very long time! In …

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Optometry Billing and Coding Guide

Optometry Billing and Coding Guide

When you are getting started, optometry billing and coding is challenging. It takes time to become an expert, but starting out, just knowing the difference between routine and medical plans, what copays may be applicable to visits, or how deductibles will affect fees can help patients feel more at ease …

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The 4-Step Guide to OHIP Billing For Ontario Optometrists

the 4 step guide to ohip billing for ontario optometrists

In Canada, we are fortunate to have government funded health care. Medicare is the ever-changing, publicly funded system that continues to evolve to changes within medicine and the society to meet medically necessary health care services. However, instead of having a single health care plan for all across Canada, there …

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The New Grad OD’s Transition from the US to Canada

optometry in Canada and new grad's transition from US to Canada

As an optometry graduate from the United States, my thought was to settle down in the States and join a private practice. Moving back to Toronto has been an eye-opener with regards to the differences in the health care systems. Those studying in the States and planning to practice optometry …

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Optometry Billing, Coding, and Credentialing

At SECO, we had the chance to sit down with Eric Botts, OD, the past president of Energeyes, Inc., and the owner of OBC Billing Specialists. In this video, Matt Geller and Eric Botts talk Dr. Botts’s top three tips on optometry billing, coding, and credentialing. Tip #1: Start with …

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