Health Information Technology (HIT)

HIT 7000. ICD-10 Medical Coding. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

ICD-10 is an upgraded diagnostic and procedural medical coding system that, by law, must be implemented throughout the healthcare industry by October 1, 2014. Because this new system is radically different, it's important to prepare now. This online program offers you comprehensive, robust training in diagnostic and procedural coding, using the ICD-10-CM (diagnostic) and ICD-10-PCS (procedural) coding manuals. You will get detailed instructions for using the coding manuals, understanding the coding guidelines, and accurately applying the ICD-10 coding steps. There are more than 40 quizzes and exams for diagnoses and procedures by body system to test your knowledge and understanding. This program is for anyone in the healthcare industry who wants to master ICD-10 medical coding. Offered in partnership with ed2go. Textbooks included. Some knowledge of medical terminology is required. Education in anatomy and physiology is strongly recommended, but not required.