HIM 284 : Coding Classifications II

Transcript title

Coding Classifications II

Credits

3

Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total

50

Lecture hours

10

Other hours

40

Prerequisites

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

Description

Provides an in-depth application 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 chapter specific guidelines for ICD-10-CM.
2. Examine section and subsection specific guidelines for CPT.
3. Examine general guidelines for HCPCS Level II and modifiers.
4. Examine inpatient procedure guidelines for ICD-10-PCS.
5. Apply best practices for abstracting from a patient record for reporting with classification systems.
6. Determine correct ICD-10-CM codes according to official guidelines.
7. Determine correct CPT codes according to official guidelines.
8. Determine correct HCPCS Level II codes according to official guidelines.
9. Determine correct ICD-10-PCS codes according to official guidelines.

Content outline

1. Chapter specific guidelines for ICD-10-CM.
2. Section and subsection specific guidelines for CPT.
3. General guidelines for HCPCS Level II and modifiers.
4. Inpatient procedure guidelines for ICD-10-PCS.
5. Abstracting from a patient record for reporting with classification systems.
6. ICD-10-CM codes according to official guidelines.
7. CPT codes according to official guidelines.
8. HCPCS Level II codes according to official guidelines.
9. ICD-10-PCS codes according to official guidelines.

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

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