Medical Coding Specialist, Diploma
|Locations: Canby, Granite Falls, Jackson, Pipestone,
Worthington and Online.
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Medical Coding Specialists work closely with other health care professionals in coding diagnosis and procedures on patient medical records, analyzing medical records for completeness of documentation, working with insurance companies, and reimbursement procedures.
Prior knowledge of the basic elements of word processing, spreadsheets, databases and document integration, along with the basic concepts of graphics, telecommunications, and the Internet are recommended.
Recommend taking this degree with the Medical Secretary Diploma or the Medical Secretary A.A.S.
|COURSE #||COURSE TITLE||CREDITS|
|Fall - Year 1|
|Medical Insurance and Reimbursement||3|
|Introduction to Microcomputers||3|
|HC 1151||Body Structure & Function||3|
|HC 1290||Healthcare and Society||1|
|Credits Fall - Year 1||13|
|Spring - Year 1|
|Medical Terminology in Healthcare||2|
|ADSM 1175||ICD 10 - CM||3|
|ADSM 1180||ICD 10 - PCS||3|
|HC 2120||Disease Conditions||3|
|Credits Spring - Year 1||14|
|Summer Year 1|
|ADSM 1141||Intro to Health Information and Delivery Systems||3|
|ADSM 1185||Advanced Coding||3|
|ADSM 2100||Board Review||1|
|Credits Summer - Year 1
Updated: si 12/11/15