HIM 283 : Coding Classifications I

Transcript title

Coding Classifications I

Credits

5

Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total

80

Lecture hours

20

Other hours

60

Prerequisites

Instructor approval required based on completion of first-year HIM curriculum.

Description

Provides an intermediate understanding of healthcare classification systems (coding systems): Current Procedural Terminology (CPT), Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Level II, International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision, Clinical Modification/Procedure Classification (ICD-10-CM/PCS).

Learning outcomes

1. Examine format and structure of ICD-10-CM.
2. Examine format and structure of CPT.
3. Examine format and structure of HCPCS Level II.
4. Examine format and structure of ICD-10-PCS.
5. Apply ICD-10-CM Tabular list and index to diseases and injuries.
6. Apply ICD-10 official guidelines for coding and reporting.
7. Apply CPT official guidelines for coding and reporting.
8. Apply HCPCS Level II codes using guidelines and modifiers.
9. Apply ICD-10-PCS official guidelines for coding and reporting.
10. Examine National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI).

Content outline

1. Format and structure of ICD-10-CM.
2. Format and structure of CPT.
3. Format and structure of HCPCS Level II.
4. Format and structure of ICD-10-PCS.
5. ICD-10-CM Tabular list and index to diseases and injuries.
6. ICD-10 official guidelines for coding and reporting.
7. CPT official guidelines for coding and reporting.
8. HCPCS Level II codes using guidelines and modifiers.
9. ICD-10-PCS official guidelines for coding and reporting.
10. National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI).

Required materials

Required textbook. Computer and reliable internet access. Portable storage device (ie. usb drive).

Grading methods

This class requires a passing grade of 75% or better.

Outside of
expected

Use the COCC Catalog to find extraordinary classes and degree programs. Start your journey here »