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HIMA230 - Classification Systems II

 

This course will introduce the student to the principles of taxonomy. The course will include purposes of classifying procedures, clinical vocabularies, and terminologies/nomenclatures. The course will include purposes of coding for professional services, ambulatory services and procedures. The course will properly instruct the student on the proper usage of CPT and HCPCS code books. The interaction of different code systems such as the Prospective Payment Systems (PPS) with classification systems will be emphasized. Data quality, the UACDS as well as coding/sequencing guidelines will be examined. Coding and indexing of procedures using various classification systems and nomenclatures. The interaction of different Prospective Payment Systems with classification systems and data quality will be emphasized. Prerequisite: HIMA220

 

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Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
07/30/18 - 01/04/19 01/07/19 - 03/03/19 Winter 2019 Session B - 8 Week session
10/29/18 - 03/29/19 04/01/19 - 05/26/19 Spring 2019 Session B - 8 Week session

Course Materials


Book Title: Health Information Management: Concepts, Principles, and Practice, 5th ed. - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom
ISBN: 9781584265146
Publication Info: AHIMA
Author: Oachs, Pamela
Unit Cost: $116.40
Electronic ISBN: 9781584265368
Electronic Unit Cost: $115.00

Book Title: Student Workbook for Green's 3,2,1 Code It!, 5th ed. - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom
ISBN: 9781285867229
Publication Info: Cengage
Author: Green, Michelle
Unit Cost: $81.46
Electronic ISBN: 9781305840720
Electronic Unit Cost: $35.00

Book Title: 3-2-1 Code It!, 5th ed. - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom
ISBN: 9781285867212
Publication Info: Cengage
Author: Green, Michelle
Unit Cost: $135.56
Electronic ISBN: 9781305734692
Electronic Unit Cost: $35.00

Book Title: CPT 2017 Professional Edition - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom
ISBN: 9781622024001
Publication Info: AMA
Author: AMA
Unit Cost: $90.90
Electronic ISBN: 9781622024018
Electronic Unit Cost: $114.95

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