Class Schedule

AH200: Medical Office Procedures III

AH200: Medical Office Procedures III - 4 Hours

Prerequisites: AH110, AH120

Students are introduced to the fundamentals of assigning International Classification of Diseases (ICD-9-CM) codes, Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes, and Health Care Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Level II codes. The history of coding, coding conventions, pertinent legal and ethical issues in coding, Medicaid and Medicare fraud, hospital billing and DRGs, and coding and billing issues will be covered.