Harry Goldsmith, DPM, a noted coding expert and consultant to the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) Health Policy and Practice department, died February 7. Goldsmith was instrumental in the development of the APMA Coding Resource Center, among other efforts that supported the APMA.
Goldsmith had nearly four decades of experience in coding, medical review, quality assurance, and practice management. A noted lecturer, he founded Codingline to provide expert advice in podiatric coding and billing. He was honored as the California Podiatric Physician of the Year in 2000 and was a member of the National Podiatry Hall of Fame.