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Yakima Valley College Catalog 2020-2021 
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AHBC 220: Advanced Coding

5 Cr
Quarters: F
In this course, students will study Current Procedural Coding (CPT), International Classification of Diseases 10 Clinical Modification (ICD-10 CM) diagnostic coding, ICD-10 Procedural Coding System (ICD-10 PCS) hospital coding, modifiers, and Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) coding principles.  These coding systems are used in physician’s offices and in hospitals.  Students will practice coding skills from source documents.
Prerequisite: Completion of AHBC 132  and AHBC 133  both with a grade of C or better or permission of instructor.