Course: BUS 2039  Medical Coding

Subject: Business

Prerequisites: (R) (W), BIO 1314 and AHP 1013, Minimum “C” grade in each course.

Credits: 9

Description: The student will be able to correctly enter international classification of diseases (ICD) codes on a claim form, identify current procedural terminology (CPT), and explain their application to a medical office. The student will also identify various insurance plans, learn the rules and regulations of Medicare filing, translate written documentation into a numerical language, and describe legal issues concerning medical records.