HIM 284 : Coding Classifications II

Transcript title

Coding Classifications II

Credits

5

Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total

80

Lecture hours

20

Other hours

60

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, CPT, HCPCS, ICD-10-PCS Level II 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 official guidelines.
7. CPT code official guidelines.
8. HCPCS Level II code official guidelines.
9. ICD-10-PCS code official guidelines.

Required materials

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

Grading methods

Knowledge Is assessed through graded exams, quizzes, assignments and projects; this class requires a passing grade of 75% or better.

Outside of
expected

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