HIMT 1303 - Basic ICD Coding 1(3)
This course is a study of diagnosis coding classification systems used in classification and conditions, injuries and disease employed to organize medical information for future retrieval. The current international classification is emphasized including its use of the prospective payment systems. Students will learn to apply Official Coding Guidelines in health record coding. Other topics include Uniform Hospital Discharge Data Set (UHDDS), reimbursement in prospective payment systems and introduction to procedure classification systems. Prereq(s): HIMT 1301, BIOL 2010 Coreq(s): HIMT 1401, BIOL 2020 Concurrent: BIOL 2020, HIMT 1401, or instructors consent. (S) Note(s): Student must be AT COLLEGE LEVEL IN ALL AREAS to take this course.
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