In this course, students are introduced to the process of transforming narrative descriptions of diseases and injuries into alphanumeric codes used to report and share patient healthcare information with healthcare providers and insurers. An overview of the ICD-10 CM disease coding system will be provided, and students will practice using the coding system. Students will apply ICD-10 CM to complex coding scenarios and examine strategies for implementing coding compliance, auditing, reporting and quality monitoring.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; MBC 205
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Day Class (before 5 p.m.) Evening Class (after 5 p.m.) Online Class
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