HT213 Advanced Medical Coding
Prerequisites: HT 211, HT 212, and SC 220 ,with a C or better in each.

This course integrates and builds on basic knowledge and skills acquired in HT 211 and HT 212, enhancing skill level through use of clinical case studies. Reimbursement topics include DRGís, APCís, RBRVís, Chargemasters and Coding Compliance. Students will gain foundation knowledge of coding for reimbursement through review of claim forms and exposure to encoding and grouping software.

3 Credit Hours