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HomeminewsUnderstanding Medicare for Safer and More Efficient Billing Webinar: Tuesday 9 July at 6.30pm (AEST)

Understanding Medicare for Safer and More Efficient Billing Webinar: Tuesday 9 July at 6.30pm (AEST)

Join iCare Consulting Director, Mr Simon Hanna, for this informative webinar as he highlights the current trends and insights from current Medicare usage in Optometry. Various case studies will be explored to help support safer and more compliant billing in your practice.

Optometry Australia accreditation has been approved for 1N Institute of Excellence Quality Assured CPD hour.

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Presenter: Simon Hanna
Established in 2021, iCare Consulting was founded by Director Simon Hanna, an optometrist with two decades of rich experience. Mr Hanna’s journey spans from frontline public health practice to stewardship of a private optometry practice. His tenure includes esteemed roles such as tertiary educator at the University of Melbourne and nearly a decade dedicated to policy and education initiatives at Optometry Australia. Presently, Mr Hanna channels his expertise within the corporate pharmaceutical realm at Bausch & Lomb.

Passionate about compliance and regulatory affairs, Mr Hanna actively contributes to various government committees and consultative endeavours. Notably, he serves as a member of the Professional Services Review panel with Medicare Australia and a Board Director of Optometry Victoria/South Australia.

Mr Hanna’s extensive experience has uniquely positioned him to grasp the intricate challenges entwined with Medicare billing and compliance. Through years of immersion in the field, he comprehends the nuanced risks accompanying non-compliance and the imperative of aligning with regulatory standards.

Mr Hanna is renowned for his exceptional presentation skills and adeptness in captivating audiences of diverse sizes. His ability to deliver compelling content and facilitate workshops leaves attendees empowered and inspired to enact meaningful change.

Host: Andrew Kotsos

Andrew Kotsos B.Optom, PGCertOcTher is a leader in Australian optometric education, with expertise in content curation and the execution of organisation-led education across different formats/channels.

Mr Kotsos blends strategic understanding and commercial acumen with wide-ranging experience in clinical practice, accreditation and quality assurance, professional development and learning design, to offer professional consultancy services to local, regional, and international industry clients, assisting them to meet project deliverables and key goals.

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