Coding Systems I, ICD-9-CM/ICD-10-PCS Coding

Course IDCourse NameCourseCategoryCredit Hours
MDCO 101Coding Systems I, ICD-9-CM/ICD-10-PCS CodingMEDICAL BILLING/CODINGHEALTH SCIENCES3

Prerequisites or corequisites: HSCC 100, 101, 111, 104. This course is a beginning coding class presenting a general overview of nomenclature and classifications systems with a focus on coding inpatient clinical information from medical records. Students learn about the International Classification of Diseases ICD-9-CM, how to code, and guidelines for usage for volumes I, II and III. Students are also introduced to the new ICD-10-CM coding system.