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HIM 102

Basic Procedure Coding
3 Credits ■ As Needed

A comprehensive study of Basic HCPCS (Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System) coding with a focus on CPT-4 (Current Procedural Terminology)coding . Outpatient and professional cod- ing for evaluation and management, anesthesia, surgery, pathology, laboratory, radiology and medicine will be emphasized . This course also explores coding for emergency rooms, physicians' offices, professional services at inpatient and outpatient facilities and HCPCS II codes .

Skills prerequisites: ENG 020, ENG 060 and MAT 018 or MAT 018C.
Prerequisites: AHS 129