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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIM 2722C - Classification Systems - ICD10CM

Credit Hours: 3.0

All prerequisite courses are required AND At least one of the corequisite courses is required.
Prerequisite(s): BSC2084, HSC2531 with minimum grade of C
Corequisite(s): HIM1440

This course reviews the role of the coding professional, the history of classification systems with emphasis on the basic rules and guidelines of the International Classification of Diseases-Tenth Revision-Clinical Modification and an introduction to PCS the ICD10 procedural system in preparation for the advanced ICD10PCS course. This course will review the purpose and use of the structure and conventions of ICD10CM. Detailed study will cover coding procedures in assigning ICD10CM codes for diagnoses with emphasis on coding in the inpatient care setting. Students should have completed or be concurrently enrolled in HIM1440. Course must be passed with a grade of C or better. Note: Projects with in the course may require use of Word, Excel, Access, and the Internet.

Occupational (A.S. and A.A.S.)