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Active as of Summer Session 2021

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Introduction to Diagnosis & Procedure Coding

2. Course Prefix & Number:
HINS 1150

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lecture Hours: 3

4. Course Description:

This course will introduce students to the basic medical coding principles and conventions of ICD-10-CM/PCS, CPT, and HCPCS coding. Students will learn the application of coding principles using examples and hands-on exercises. The course will require students to apply their knowledge of medical terminology and human biology.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): No placement tests required Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

HINS 1150 - Introduction to Diagnosis & Procedure Coding

All Course(s) from the following...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
HINS 1360Medical Terminologycr.
HINS 1122Body Structures and Functions for Healthcare Professionalscr.
A total of 1 Course(s) from...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
BIOL 1404Human Biologycr.
BIOL 1510Essentials of Human Anatomycr.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

HINS 1150 - Introduction to Diagnosis & Procedure Coding

There are no corequisites for this course.