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Active as of Fall Semester 2013

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Intermediate Procedure Coding

2. Course Prefix & Number:
HINS 2142

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 4

Lecture Hours: 4

4. Course Description:

The focus of this class is learning the coding rules for the CPT, ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-PCS procedure coding systems and then applying the rules to code patient services.  This will be authentic coding.  We look at case studies and more complex code assignments using CPT.  Comparison will be shown contrasting the ICD-9-CM & ICD-10-PCS procedure coding systems at an introductory level.  Will also focus on creating and coding scenarios using ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-PCS and CPT procedure codes.

5. Placement Tests Required:

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

6. Prerequisite Courses:

HINS 2142 - Intermediate Procedure Coding

All Course(s) from the following...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
HINS 1150Intro to Diagnosis & Procedure Codingcr.
HINS 1144Healthcare Pharmacotherapycr.

8. Prerequisite (Entry) Skills:
Previous Coding (DX & Proc) Experience

9. Co-requisite Courses:

HINS 2142 - Intermediate Procedure Coding

There are no corequisites for this course.