Basic Medical Coding ICD10CM DX Only

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This course is meant to teach the Basics of ICD10CM Diagnosis Only coding, guidelines/conventions, use of the code book, and the functions and forms of Medical records in order to prepare attendees for: 1) entry level coding positions in various settings where ICD10CM is used, such as specialty physician offices, medical group practices, medical clinics, and billing companies, and hospital coding. 2) to assist in preparing the attendee to take the CCA (Certified Coding Associate) or CCS  (Certified Coding Specialist) exams offered by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) for the purpose of becoming certified.  In order to be successful in the Medical Coding/ICD10CM course, it is recommended that you have knowledge of medical terminology.

Class Details

14 Sessions
Weekly - Thu

Wawona 1

Diane Lemire 

Please read: Required textbooks: 1) Nelly Chisen's ICD-10-CM & ICD-10-PCS Coding Handbook 2017 with answers. ISBN: 978-1-55648-419-3. AHA press; 800.242.2626. 2) ICD10CM code book for diagnoses 2017 version. ISBN: 978-1-933053-79-0 loose leaf, vinyl cover (Please order the Tabs at the same time) Call 1.800.248.2882 Recommended: A medical dictionary, edition within the last 5 years, especially if the attendee has not had Medical Terminology. Must bring the above books to each class, except for medical dictionary.



Registration Closes On
Thursday, February 2, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/2/2017 - 5/4/2017 Weekly - Thu 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM Modesto, Wawona 1  Map Diane Lemire 

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