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Active as of Fall Semester 2015

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Intermediate Diagnosis Coding

2. Course Prefix & Number:
HINS 2140

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 4

Lecture Hours: 4

4. Course Description:

The focus of this class is reviewing the coding rules for the ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding systems and then applying the rules.  This will be authentic coding, using and creating coding scenarios.  Comparison will be shown contrasting the ICD-9-CM & ICD-10-CM code assignments and conventions.  Case studies will be used with more complex code assignments.

5. Placement Tests Required:

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

6. Prerequisite Courses:

HINS 2140 - Intermediate Diagnosis Coding

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

9. Co-requisite Courses:

HINS 2140 - Intermediate Diagnosis Coding

There are no corequisites for this course.