Facility Based Medical Coding - HIM 265 at Mountain Empire Community College


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HIM 265 - Facility Based Medical Coding
Students will learn to accurately assign CPT, ICD-9 Level 1, 2 and 3, in addition to HCPCS codes for inpatient, outpatient facility, and ambulatory surgical centers according to guidelines and rules set forth by the cooperating parties. Students will apply the theory and regulations concerning prospective payment systems (in and out of the facility setting) APC and DRG assignment.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

Schedule at Mountain Empire Community College

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Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
11333 HIM 265-SVWA 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2021-01-13 MECC Virtual Distance Learning WW
This distance education course may require the student's identity to be verified for certain assignments. MECC does not charge any additional fees for the purpose of verifying student identity. If external identity verification services are required or if the student chooses to use such services, the student is responsible for any and all costs incurred.
Class schedule and/or mode of delivery is subject to change due to COVID-19 Emergency Guidelines. Instructors will notify students if changes are necessary.
Class meets January 13 - May 13. Online orientation on January 13; email the instructor at rrichards@mecc.edu
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