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Coding and Classification - CPT/HCPCS HIMT 2400

3 Credits

Weekly Contact Hours: Lecture - 1 Lab 2 - 4 Lab 3 - 0
Pre-requisite(s): (BIOL 2113/2113L and BIOL 2114/2114L OR ALHS 1011 and ALHS 1090 or BUSN 2300) and HIMT 1350 and MAST 1120
Co-requisite(s): None

Pre/Co Requisites Beginning Fall 2021
Pre-requisite(s): None
Co-requisite(s): None

This course provides the student an introduction to Medical Coding + Classification of diseases, injuries, encounters, and procedures using standard applications of Medical Coding Guidelines to support reimbursement of healthcare services.

This course provides an introduction to, and application of, codes using CPT/HCPCS system. Codes will be applied to workbook exercises, case studies, and actual outpatient charts. Codes will be assigned manually as well as by an encoder.

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