Winter ASTRO Coding and Coverage Seminar- 2018

2018 Winter Coding and Coverage Seminar

December 7-8, 2018
ASTRO Headquarters
Arlington Virginia

This two-day seminar addressed the many factors that affect this complex and ever-changing aspect of clinical practice.

Target Audience

This continuing medical education activity is designed to meet the interests of radiation oncologists, physicists, dosimetrists, practice administrators, certified coders and professional coders.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to:

  • Describe the process of code development and the significance it holds for correct coding in radiation oncology.
  • Demonstrate accurate coding of several clinical case studies across multiple radiation oncology modalities.  
  • Explain the significance of advocacy and ASTRO’s advocacy efforts within radiation oncology.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education for physicians. ASTRO designates this for a maximum of 8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 8.50 Certificate of Attendance
    This activity was designated for 8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Course opens: 
12/07/2018
Course expires: 
10/24/2021
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Physicians
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

ASTRO designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education for physicians. ASTRO designates this for a maximum of 8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 8.50 Certificate of Attendance
    This activity was designated for 8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
12/07/2018
Course expires: 
10/24/2021

Price

Cost:
$0.00
Please login or register to take this course.