- Continuing Education & Life Support
|Course ID||Course Name||Course||Catagory||Credit Hours|
|MDCO 101||Coding Systems I, ICD-9-CM/ICD-10-PCS Coding||MEDICAL BILLING/CODING||HEALTH SCIENCES||3|
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.