HITM2216 – Introduction to CPT Coding pdf

Credits: 3 (2/1/0)
Description: This course is an in-depth study of the Physician's Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) coding system.
Prerequisites: HLTH2208 AND HLTH1116 AND BIOL2260 AND BIOL2261
Corequisites: (None)
  1. Maintain strict confidentiality.
  2. Identify CPT book structure.
  3. Apply official coding guidelines.
  4. Perform accurate procedural coding utilizing case studies.
  5. Apply CPT guidelines to coding assignments.
  6. Identify correct documentation to support CPT code selection.
  7. Abide by the American Health Information Management Association Coder's Code of Ethics.
  8. Validate coding data.
  9. Perform accurate evaluation and management (E/M) coding utilizing case studies.
  10. Incorporate knowledge of medical terminology in proper code assignment.
MnTC goal areas: (N/A)

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