Advanced Coding and Reimbursement


Detailed exposure to ICD-9-CM and CPT-4 coding, with an emphasis on practical application of coding skills to actual patient records. Students use an automated encoder and DRG grouper software program as well as manual coding techniques. 3 Credits (2 Lecture - 3 Lab) Prerequisite(s): HIT224 and HIT226 or HIT225 and HIT226.