HEAL 1513 - Intermediate Medical Coding Principles
Credit Hours: 3 Lecture Hours: 2 Lab Hours: 1 Prerequisite(s): HEAL 1413 - Basic Coding and Classification Systems Corequisite(s): HEAL 1343 - Disease Processes This course is a continuation of HEAL 1343. Students will exercise existing knowledge in ICD-10-CM/PCS assignment and apply it to advanced concepts. CPT-4 coding will be introduced as well as an overview of reimbursement methodologies as they apply to U.S. healthcare billing systems. A grade of “C” or better is required for passing.