Advanced Coding and Classification   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]

HIM 2285C - Advanced Coding and Classification

This course is a continuation of ICD-9-CM and CPT-4 coding. Emphasis will be on more rules that are complex and conventions for assigning codes, prioritizing codes, DRG assignments and reimbursement optimization, and software application.
Prerequisites: HIM 1800.
Degrees Offered: A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3 lecture/laboratory hours.