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Description: This course is an introduction to medical coding and emphasizes coding in a medical office and other outpatient care facilities. Course topics include ICD-9 and ICD-10, CPT and HCPCS Level II and III procedural coding, and legal and ethical issues related to outpatient coding practices. Prerequisite(s): ADMM2200 (Medical Language Applications)
Credit Breakdown: 2/1/0 (Lecture/Lab/On the job training)
This course should help you gain the following abilities and competencies.
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