Mar 23, 2018  
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HIT 204 - ICD-10-CM & PCS Coding

Principles and application of the ICD-10-CM & PCS coding systems.  Introduction to the Official Coding Guidelines for Coding and Reimbursement.  Theory and practice of coding medical records using manual methods and encoder software systems.


Prerequisite- Corequisite
Prerequisite:  BIO 132 Anatomy and Physiology II, HIT 101 Introduction to Health Information Systems

Corequisite:  HIT 205 Coding Practicum, HIT 240 Pathophysiology & Pharmacology


Credits: 4
3 Class Hours, 3 Laboratory Hours
Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

1.  Identify the structure and format of the ICD-10-CM & PCS Coding System.
2.  Describe the types of diagnoses and procedures that are coded using ICD-10-CM & PCS.
3.  Select and accurately code diagnoses and procedures using ICD-10-CM & PCS.

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