Course

HI 1051

Medical Coding

224 hours
Length
14 weeks
DURATION

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Details

Medical Coding is a comprehensive course that provides the opportunity to gain expertise in reviewing documentation and assigning medical codes for diagnoses, procedures, and services performed by physicians and other qualified healthcare providers in the office or facility setting. Using CPT, ICD, and HCPCS manuals as resources, codes will be assigned across a wid...

Completion

  • Appreciate the contribution of anatomy and medical terminology in the role of outpatient medical coding
  • Understand the use of medical documentation, medical records, and healthcare information for coding accuracy
  • Utilize characteristics of ICD-10-CM and follow appropriate medical coding conventions and guidelines to select codes for diagnoses, signs, and symptoms
  • Demonstrate the ability to code services, procedures, and supplies using CPT/HCPCS codes following documentation guidelines by applying coding terminology
  • Gain an understanding of the standards of ethical coding, legal compliance and HIPAA as applicable to medical record abstracting to achieve coding quality for accurate reimbursement

What’s included

    • Online video training
    • Online course materials
    • Textbook

Requirements

    • Web browser with internet connection
    • Program registration which includes this course
    • Paid enrollment

Location

Fully online

Enrollment

Open for enrollment

Availability

Access is provided for 12 months

Creator

MedCerts Subject Matter Expert

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Financial assistance

If you are a military spouse or your training is provided through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), you may be eligible for financial assistance to cover all or some of your tuition.

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