Medical Coding

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Course Description

Provides training for individuals seeking billing and coding positions in physicians' offices, staffing facilities and in other healthcare arenas. Covers CPT and ICD-10-CM coding.

What is coding?

Medical coding transforms medical services, procedures, and diagnosis into number codes. These codes are assigned by the medical coder based on the information in the patient's medical record. Codes are necessary in order to obtain reimbursement from third-party payers as well as provide statistical data for research and development.

PREREQUISITE: Participants must have successfully completed Medical Terminology BOA871 or have a healthcare background.

Recommended Courses:

- Common Diseases and Basic Pharmacology for Billers and Coders

- Medical Insurance Online

- Certified Medical Coder

Additional courses could include:

- Computerized Medical Billing

- Certified Medical Insurance Specialist

Dates:August 1 - December 31, 2015   Check for other Dates
Meets:ONLINE - 24/7 access , 1 session(s)
Fee: $829.00

Student will receive log-on instructions by email within 2-3 business days after registering. Required Textbooks available at Greenville Tech bookstore: current issue Step-By- Step textbook w/access code, current issue ICD-10, HCPCS Level II, and CPTcurrrent issue. *Must take HIPAA, OSHA Guidelines & National Medicare and Coding Clinical; these are online courses.

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