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2018-2019

HIT 221 - Advanced ICD and Coding Applications

( 2 :2 :0 ) 3 credits

This course focuses on continued studies of ICD coding guidelines. Development of advanced coding techniques using inpatient and outpatient health records with an emphasis on computerized encoding and coding for regulatory compliance and prospective payment system is further explored. Coding skills are practiced and assessed in laboratory activities using tutorials, case studies and actual records. Offered in Spring only.

Pre-Requisites:
HIT 201 - ICD Coding

Prerequisites/Co-Requisites:
HIT 231 - CPT Coding