Sections: Med CPT Procedure Coding I (Spring Semester 2018 MCDE-104-YA)

MCDE - Medical Coding 104-YA Med CPT Procedure Coding I
MCDE-104 Medical CPT Procedure Coding I 4 credit hours, 4 contact hours (4 hours lecture and 0 hours lab). Prerequisite: C grade (2.00) or better BIO-110, BIO-130, BIO-131,; concurrent enrollment in MCDE-105. Basic computer knowledge and experience is suggested. Course is graded A-F. This course teaches fundamental procedure coding skills for outpatient physician settings and prepares the student to take the AAPC CPC exam for a career in medical coding. It provides the most up-to-date information relating to CPT, HCPCS, and ICD-10 CM coding and assures a broad, encompassing knowledge and expertise in reviewing and selecting the correct procedure and diagnosis codes for physician services. Successful completion of the Medical Coding course sequence indicates that the student is eligible to sit for the AAPC CPC Examination. American Academy of Professional Coders test fees are approximately $370.00, not included in the cost of the course. MCDE-104 replaces MCDE-101 Medical Coding Specialist I in the semester system. MCDE-101 was a new course in the semester system (no quarter system equivalent course).

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