Master's in the Leadership of Healthcare Organizations

Basic Medical Coding

This course provides the basic knowledge required to professionally code billing records to obtain maximum reimbursement for procedures and services provided by the physician. The areas covered include a basic knowledge of Procedural Coding (CPT), Diagnostic Coding (ICD-9-CM), and Special Coding (HCPS-Level II). A review of medical terminology will be included. Basic theory and rules will provide a foundation for the certification review course and single specialty coding. This course is strongly recommended as a precursor to the Proficiency Certificate in Medical Procedural Coding, and a prerequisite for the Hospital Coding Program.

Other Credit: CA-BRN:36 hours of relicensure credit.BRN Board does not award partial credits.

Course Number: MEDC-40008   Credit: 4 units

This course is part of the following Certificate Program(s):

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