Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

HIT-240 Advanced Coding and Classification (3)

Continues more complex concepts of disease and procedural coding of the International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-9-CM). Introduces procedural coding utilizing the Current Procedural Terminology, 4th Edition (CPT-4) classification system. Includes practical application of coding inpatient and outpatient records. Credits: 3, Hours: (2.5/1/0/0), Prereq: BIO-168, HIT-220; Coreq: BIO-173; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B

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