HIS-3398

Prerequisite: HIS-3432.

Gain insight into the theory, structure, and organization of the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) coding system by thoroughly studying the first half of the CPT coding book including evaluation and management, anesthesia, surgery, modifiers and detailed correct coding guidelines and conventions. Acquire the skills to accurately assign CPT codes to health records.

Book cost $180

Tuition $259

Hours: 40

HIS-3399

Prerequisite: HIS-3398.

Continue your study of CPT-4 by finishing the second half of the CPT coding book, completing the following sections: surgery, radiology, pathology/laboratory, medicine, HCPCS, and HCPCS modifiers. An emphasis will be placed on the use of modifiers and ICD-9 code linkage for the physician or healthcare provider while "putting it all together" utilizing coding skills. Book required.

Tuition $259

Hours: 40

HIS-3403

Excel as an insurance biller by organizing the administrative procedures assigned to professional coders. Delve into the real-life complexities of the reimbursement cycle paying specific attention to insurance terminology, third-party carrier processes, governmental influences on billing, evaluation of EOBs, and the review and appeals process.

Book cost $120

Tuition $259

Hours: 40

HIS-3422

Thoroughly review Medical Terminology, Patient Billing & Medical Insurance, ICD-10-CM and CPT coding by medical specialty, conventions, guidelines and principles, with emphasis on case studies. Proper use of the coding books will be reinforced in preparation to take an outpatient, physician-based certification examination.

Book cost $95

Tuition $395

Hours: 60

HIS-3425

Prerequisite:   HLTH-3463.

If you are new to medical coding, this class will help you understand the relevant medical terminology and anatomy essential for accurate and effective coding with ICD-10-CM. Progress through carefully sequenced medical terminology lessons that will enhance your knowledge of detailed anatomy and prepare you for subsequent coding instruction.

Book cost $65

Tuition $259

Hours: 40

HIS-3426

Prerequisite: HIS-3425.

Continue to prepare for today's coding workforce with a focused delivery of content that will allow you to recognize, recall, and apply your knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy. Book required.

Tuition $259

Hours: 40

HIS-3432

Start down the road to success by learning the latest version of the ICD-10-CM code set. Complete coverage of the new ICD-10 code set and guidelines.

Book cost $195

Tuition $259

Hours: 40

HIS-3434

Required skills/experience: Must have other coding credential from other certifying organization plus one (1) year coding experience directly applying codes.

Certified Coding Specialists are skilled in classifying medical data from patient records, generally in a hospital setting. Designed to prepare you to sit for the AHIMA CCS Exam. Book Required.

Book cost $425

Tuition $295

Hours: 40