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2018-2019

HIT 201 - ICD Coding

( 3 :3 :0 ) 4 credits

This course focuses on disease and procedural coding with major emphasis on the International Classification of Diseases (ICD). It includes practical application of coding inpatient and outpatient records and practice in prospective payment and computerized encoding. Coding skills are practiced and assessed in laboratory activities using tutorials, case studies and actual records.

Offered in Fall only.

Pre-Requisites:
HIT 104 - Health Care Terminology
HIT 108 - Health Record Content and Structure

Prerequisites/Co-Requisites:
BS 205 - Physiology of Disease