Explore these archived Perfecting Practice webinars which are free to College members. They cover a wide range of topics – everything from social media strategies for allergists to billing and coding. There’s something for everyone.

  • 2021 Coding for Allergy/Immunology - J. Tracy, DO, FACAAI; J. Meadows, MD, FACAAI; Gary Gross, MD, FACAAI; Rebecca Burke, JD; The 2021 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule was just released, and there are lots of changes for allergy/immunology. (12/9/2020)
  • A/I Practice Survivial During COVID-19: A Town Hall - W. Carr, MD, FACAAI; S. Imbeau, MD, FACAAI; J. Sublett, MD, FACAAI; Bill Finerfrock; COVID-19 is taking a toll on the financial health of many allergy/immunology practices. In this town hall, we review options allergists can take to stabilize their practices. (April 2, 2020)
  • Allergy Testing Billing & Coding – Allen Goldsobel, MD, FACAAI and Carminia Lopez, discuss why allergy practices need to focus on both coding and billing practices to maximize reimbursement for allergy testing. (Updated Aug. 12, 2021)
  • Best Practices in Office Collections - Jason Biddy, MBA, administrator for Alabama Allergy and Asthma Center, tackles this delicate topic. (Oct. 20, 2015)
  • Beyond E&M Coding: Procedures and More - James Tracy, DO, FACAAI,  Jennifer Kuehn, CPC, and Jean Owen, MBA, CT (ASCP) discuss E&M coding and how and when to do procedures/tests on the same day as an E&M visit. (August 2021)
  • Cybersecurity and Allergy Practices: Keeping Your Practice Safe - Joe Alessi and Jean Owen provide steps you can take to protect your allergy practice from cybercriminals and online scam artists. (Feb. 25, 2021)
  • E&M Coding - Explained - Priya Bansal, MD, FACAAI and Jennifer Kuehn, CPC; E&M coding changes went into effect Jan. 1, 2021 and in June the AMA issued important coding. This webinar reviews the latest changes and how they apply to allergists. (Jul. 13, 2021)
  • Empathic Communication: Yes, you can teach it! – This webinar will define empathic communication and identify strategies for employees and physicians to improve communication with patients, families, and each other.  (Aug. 29, 2017)
  • Everything you wanted to know about CPT 95165 – Billing for allergy extract (95165) is becoming limited across a broad spectrum of insurance carriers. This webinar addresses one of the most important topics for allergists. (Feb. 20, 2018)
  • Financial Trends for Allergists 2019 - Our experts review the latest allergy/immunology financial data from the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA), Medscape and CMS. (Oct. 15, 2019)
  • How to Survive and Maybe Learn to Love Your EHR - Melinda Rathkopf, MD, FACAAI and Jennifer Shih, MD, FACAAI discuss how a few simple changes can dramatically improve EHR productivity. (Jun. 22, 2021)
  • HR Issues During COVID-19: A Town Hall - M. Dougher; S. McCutcheon; P. Parikh, MD; K. Tyler; J. Tracy, DO, FACAAI; In this town hall discussion our experts discuss many HR issues arising from COVID-19, plus how the new Families First Coronavirus Response Act can impact your practice. (Apr. 13, 2020)
  • Human Resources Basics for Today's Allergy Practices - Kay Tyler, CEO of Family Allergy & Asthma, discusses the must-have policies and procedures for your practice. (Aug. 12, 2015)
  • Immunotherapy Coding Essentials - Our coding experts, M. Razi Rafeeq, MD, FACAAI and Mike Tankersley, MD, MBA, FACAAI, do a deep dive into the coding for various types of immunotherapy. (Jul. 18, 2019)
  • Keeping Your Practice Viable in Turbulent Times: A Roundtable Discussion - J. Tracy, DO, FACAAI; P. Bansal, MD, FACAAI; C. Furr, Jr.; M. Tankersley, MD, MBA, FACAAI; Experts from all practice sizes discuss challenges and strategies to keep their practices viable. (Mar. 18, 2021)
  • Let's Cycle Through Revenue Cycle Management - Kay Tyler, MBA and Tom Derrico walk through the key steps of a successful revenue cycle management process to help you capture every dollar you’re owed. (April 9, 2019)
  • Marketing Magic - Michael Rupp, MD, FACAAI and John Tole, DO, FACAAI show you how you can give your allergy practice a boost by promoting it to patients, physicians and the community. (Mar. 21, 2019)
  • Next Steps: Moving Your Practice Forward Amid COVID-19 - This webinar begins with a high-level overview of results from the College’s April 2020 survey on the impact of COVID-19 on allergy practices – including impact on finances, staffing, patient volumes and clinical services and protocols. (May 14, 2020)
  • Operationalize Penicillin Allergy Testing – Stanley Fineman MD, MBA, FACAAI and Jean Owen, MBA review the following aspects of penicillin allergy testing and how to make it more efficient for your practice. (Feb. 5, 2020)
  • Optimize your allergy office – Practice Management Committee experts discuss ways to make your practice more efficient and give examples from their practices. (Nov. 1, 2018)
  • Practice Manager Roundtable – The roundtable features a Q&A with two allergy practice management experts. (May 1, 2018)
  • Practice Survival: Loans and Grants During COVID-19 - In this town hall discussion, our experts review the various COVID-19 related government loan and grant programs available to medical practices. (Apr. 23, 2020)
  • Prior Authorizations from the Insurance Company Perspective - This presentation provides recommendations for filing successful prior authorizations and offers perspective on prior authorizations from the insurance company point of view. (Sep. 28, 2017)
  • Strategic Marketing to Rebuild Your Practice Amid COVID-19 - This webinar discusses educating patients and referring providers about your practice and the COVID-19 protocols you’re implementing to keep them safe. (Jun. 11, 2020)
  • Telemedicine for the Allergist: Now and in the Future - Melinda Rathkopf, MD, FACAAI and Mike Tankersley, MD, FACAAI discuss the future for allergists and telemedicine. (Oct. 7, 2020)
  • USP & me: steps to implement the new extract mixing standards – Bryan Martin, DO, FACAAI, and James Sublett, MD, FACAAI advise you of the steps your practice needs to take to be compliant with the new allergen extract mixing rule. (August 28, 2019)
  • What allergists need to know about COVID-19 vaccine reactions - Niraj Patel, MD, FACAAI, Aleena Banerji, MD, Mary Hudelson, MD, FACAAI, and Rebecca Saff, MD, PhD; experts from the College’s COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force provide the latest information and answer your questions about the three COVID-19 vaccines available in the United States. (Apr. 28, 2021)

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