ICD-10 Medical Coding

ICD-10 Medical Coding

ICD-10 Medical Coding prepares students for the future of medical coding by mastering the steps for using ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS to code medical diagnoses and procedures.

You will learn how to use the coding manuals, understand the guidelines, and discover the impact recent coding changes have on healthcare professionals.

ICD-10 is an upgraded diagnostic and procedural medical coding system that, by law, must be implemented throughout the healthcare industry by October 1, 2015. This new coding system is radically different from the version currently in use, so it’s important to start preparing for and implementing the massive changes to the existing coding system.

This online program offers you comprehensive, robust training in diagnostic and procedural coding, using the ICD-10-CM (diagnostic) and ICD-10-PCS (procedural) coding manuals. This training includes detailed instructions for using the coding manuals, understanding the coding guidelines, and accurately applying the ICD-10 coding steps. There are more than 40 quizzes and exams for diagnoses and procedures by body system to test your knowledge and understanding.

In addition, you will find information on the impact of the coding changes on medical coders, healthcare staff, physicians, software systems, documentation, and information technology.

The textbooks for this program are included. This online certificate program is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers.

The program includes:

  • Comprehensive lessons on 2013 ICD-10-CM/PCS codes and guidelines
  • In-depth, comprehensive training in using the ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding manuals, guidelines, instructional notes, conventions, and coding steps

Upon registering, you are given six (6) months to complete the program.

 

For more information or to register please CLICK here or call our office at 318-342-1030.

Friday, July 01, 2016 - Monday, June 30, 2025
Meets from 12:00am to 12:00am.
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ICD-10 Medical Coding - Career Training Program
Registration and On-Line Course Instruction/Materials
$1795.00
 *Discounts of any kind may not be applied to this class.
**No refunds will be given for this class for any reason.
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