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2015-2016 Catalog 
2015-2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CAHS 155 - ICD-10 Medical Coding Course (1-12)

This course is part of our CCI Fast- Track Allied Health coursework. This program will include a detailed review of both ICD-10 (diagnostic coding) and ICD-10-PCS (inpatient procedural coding system). Additional program elements include differences between ICD-9 and ICD-10; federal regulation / compliance; using the ICD-10 Manual; how and when to use the ICD-10-PCS; issues surrounding the implementation of ICD-10. Documentation challenges; analyzing electronic coding tools; coding from chart notes; coding from operative reports; and detailed hands on coding exercises and case studies using ICD-10. This course is ideal for experienced students interested in a career in medical coding and for current coding professionals looking for an update and review of the issues and challenges they will face with the upcoming ICD-10 adoption.