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ADMM1152 – Outpatient Coding pdf

Credits: 4 (3/1/0)
Description: This course is an introduction to medical coding and emphasizes coding in medical offices and other outpatient care facilities. Course topics include ICD-9 and ICD-10, CPT and HCPCS procedural coding, and legal and ethical issues related to outpatient coding practices.
Prerequisites: HLTH1116 Medical Terminology OR HLTH1108 Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology
Corequisites: (None)
Competencies:
  1. Demonstrate medical coder's professional work habits.
  2. Explain CPT manual format.
  3. Determine documentation guidelines.
  4. Determine correct E/M procedure codes.
  5. Determine correct anesthesia procedure codes.
  6. Determine correct pathology/laboratory procedure codes.
  7. Determine correct surgery procedure codes.
  8. Determine correct radiology procedure codes.
  9. Determine correct HCPCS II procedure codes.
  10. Determine correct usage of modifiers.
  11. Explain ICD manual format.
  12. Explain V codes.
  13. Explain E codes.
  14. Explain hypertension table.
  15. Explain table of drugs and chemicals.
  16. Explain neoplasm table.
  17. Determine correct diagnosis codes.
  18. Explain third-party payer requirements.
  19. Utilize computer technology.
  20. Determine correct medicine procedure codes.
MnTC goal areas: (N/A)

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