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This is an online course where students will learn ICD-10-PCS coding. Class participant use the ICD-10-PCS code book, coding guidelines and coding conventions to apply health care documentation policies and procedures that ensure the highest quality of healthcare delivery through procedure code assignment.

Learning Objectives:

By the end of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify the purposes and uses of coding and classification systems
  • Identify the basic characteristics, conventions and guidelines of the ICD-10 classification
  • Identify and correctly assign ICD-10 codes to procedures and conditions
  • Identify coding structures and guidelines
  • Apply appropriate codes to procedure coding scenarios
  • Accurately construct and assign procedure codes by using the Alphabetic Index of Procedures and the Tabular List of Procedures.

Other Credits: 4 units, BRN: 40 hours of relicensure credit


Two Books Required for This Course:
Title: ICD - 10 - PCS 2022 Expert The Complete Official Code Set
ISBN: (Spiral) 978-1622547760
Publisher:   Optum 360
Publication Date:  October 2021
ICD-10-PCS: An Applied Approach 2021 1st
by Kuehn & Jorwic
ISBN / ASIN: 9781584268246

Course Number: MEDC-40019
Credit: 4.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Medical Coding