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Active as of Fall Semester 2016

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Medical Coding III

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 to reinforce the coding rules for the CPT, ICD-10-CM, and ICD-10-PCS procedure coding systems and then apply the rules to code patient services.  The course will use authentic coding using case scenarios. The course will introduce students to the auditing process for clinic services and inpatient and outpatient hospital services. The course will conclude with a certification exam prep/review for students interesting in pursuing a professional coding certification.

5. Placement Tests Required:

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

6. Prerequisite Courses:

HINS 2142 - Medical Coding III

All Course(s) from the following...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
HINS 2140Intermediate Diagnosis Codingcr.

8. Prerequisite (Entry) Skills:

9. Co-requisite Courses:

HINS 2142 - Medical Coding III

There are no corequisites for this course.