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2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIM 2814 - Coding Professional Practice Experience

Credit Hours: 4.0

All prerequisite courses are required OR All corequisites courses are required.
Prerequisite(s): HIM1000, HIM1253C, HIM2012, HIM2722C with minimum grade of C
Corequisite(s): HIM1254C, HIM2211, HIM2273C, HIM2723C

This course is designed to assist students in preparing to take a national coding certification examination. (Ie AHIMA - CCA, CCS /AAPC, CPC) During the course, there will be a review of the key components of the competencies outlined in the domains, subdomains and tasks. This course is a combination of working in the HIM lab and off-site experiences. General employment guidelines will also be reviewed. Student will be placed in the community to apply their coding skills. Minimum 30 hours to be done during regular work hours. This course is intended to be taken the last semester of the coding program. Course projects may entail student to use Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Prezi, YouTube, or Internet.

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