Courses & Programs

Diagnosis Coding

COURSE CODE: HIM 220

CREDITS: 3

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisites/Co-Requisites: HTH 114, HIM 103, HIM 104, HIM 106 & HIM 107.

This course will provide the student with an understanding of Diagnosis Coding and their accurate utilization. Emphasis is placed on coding and classifying diagnoses using the ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM coding classification systems. A Practice Management billing/coding computer software program is also utilized for computerized billing, coding, and insurance claims. Prerequisites/Co-Requisites: HTH 114, HIM 103, HIM 104, HIM 106 & HIM 107.