Technical Certificate in Medical Coding
Medical Coding is a 31 -credit hour program offering specialized training in the review of medical documents for the assignment of ICD-9-CM and CPT codes used for medical billing and insurance purposes. All credit is applicable to the AAS Medical Office Administration Degree. Graduates are trained to be medical coding associates and are prepared to take the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam.
|MEDT||1123||Medical Terminology I||3|
|MEDT||1133||Medical Office Administration*||3|
|DATA||1123||Fundamentals of Information Technology||3|
|ACTS Equivalent Course Number = CPSI 1003|
|MEDT||2333||Medical Coding I*||3|
|MEDT||1143||Medical Terminology II||3|
|MEDT||1223||Principles of Disease*||3|
|MEDT||2343||Medical Coding II*||3|
|MEDT||2214||Basic Human Anatomy & Physiology||4|
|TOTAL TECHNICAL HOURS||25|
|General Education Courses:|
|ACTS Equivalent Course Number = ENGL 1013|
|Choose one of the following|
|MATH||1123||Business Math (does not transfer)||3|
|TOTAL GENERAL EDUCATION HOURS||6|
|COMPLETION AWARD:||Technical Certificate||31|
Courses displayed in BOLD text indicate specialty courses which require final grades of "C" or better.
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Curriculum subject to modification.