Course Descriptions

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsDescriptionCompetencies
MAP150Adv. Medical Billing/Coding3This course provides students with advanced knowledge of accurately reporting diagnoses and procedure codes through the application of official coding guidelines. The student will apply prior learning of CPT, HCPCS, and ICD concepts to accurately code patient medical records and reports. Coding applications are considered by specialty and body system, utilizing medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, and pathologies. Complex cases will be presented within the course to provide the student with the opportunity to coordinate the classification systems needed to code visits to the applicable healthcare setting. Prerequisite: MAP 141, HIT 233 and HIT 280 with a "C" or better Loading...