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HIMC-270 - Medical Billing and Coding

Introduces International Classification of Diseases, 10th revision (ICD-10), Current Procedural Terminology (CPT-4), and Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) medical coding. Provides instruction in abstracting information from medical reports and records. Includes coding guidelines to optimize physician payment.
Prerequisite: C or better in MEDA 120 or concurrent enrollment.
(PCS 1.2, 3 credit hours: 2 hour lecture, 2 hours lab)
Academic Level
Credit
Subject
Health Info & Medical Coding
Department
Health Info & Med Coding
Credits
3
Prerequisites
None
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