HIM1282C - Fundamentals of Medical Coding (AS)
3 credits (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)
This course will introduce the student to the scope of practice of the medical information coder/biller. Emphasis will be on the structure and origin of the ICD-9-CM and CPT coding systems along with their basic rules and regulations.
Prerequisites: BSC2086, BSC2086L, HSC2531 (with a grade of C or higher)