Coding & Reimbursement Education


AOPAversity was developed by AOPA to be your one stop resource for quality O&P education. The following AOPAversity classes were developed to help answer all your O&P related coding and reimbursement questions. Besides being educational and great resources each AOPAversity class is approved for continuing education credits.

Mastering Medicare:  Essential Coding & Billing Techniques Seminar

The skills taught at  this seminar are essential for all O&P professionals including business owners, practitioners, office staff and anyone else involved in the coding and billing process. AOPA experts provide the most up-to-date information to help O&P practitioners and office billing staff learn how to code complex devices, including repairs and adjustments, through interactive discussions.  The two day seminar will feature break-out sessions, to ensure concentration on material is appropriate to each attendee. Attendees receive a free manual that contains comprehensive information on coding and billing. This will not only serve as a guide for the seminar, but is also an effective tool that can be utilized outside of the seminar. Upon completion, you will receive 14 continuing education credits and a certificate, upon request, to display your newly developed coding and billing skills.

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Monthly Webinars

In the one-hour monthly webinars, AOPA experts provide the most up-to-date information on a wide range of topics, including HIPAA, Compliance, Documentation, Medicare Regulations, etc.  Each conference also includes an interactive question and answer period, so you can review the material in real time with the presenter.

These conferences are convenient for the entire staff, one flat fee for your whole office, have as many people attend the call as you desire. In addition to learning valuable information the audio conferences have been approved for 1.5 continuing education credits through ABC and BOC. If you miss a call, don’t worry!  Past webinars are available for purchase as a recording.

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Medicare 101: Get to Know the Basics

Attendees will learn all the basics of Medicare billing and coding including how Medicare pays for O&P, the basic documentation needed to bill for O&P, guidelines on proper coding, and how codes are created. It will also include the popular O&P Urban Myths and Misconceptions presentation. With this one-day program, which runs from 10am to 4pm you can fly-in and out the same day.

Mastering Medicare: Coding and Billing Webcast Series

Basic material that was contained in our previous Coding & Billing Seminar program has been converted to nine one-hour Web casts. These webcasts are on demand and maybe viewed at anytime and on your own schedule.  Some of the items covered by the webcasts are:

  • SNF and Hospital Billing
  • O&P Coding Basics
  • Medicare as Secondary Payer

These webcasts are ideal for the person who is brand new to the O&P field, or for those who just need a refresher.

Learn more about the AOPAversity webcast series click here.