Professional Medical Coding (PMC901)

COURSE OUTLINE

EMERGENCY ROOM CODING

Description: This course will teach trainees the ICD-9 and CPT coding rules for coding Emergency Room (ER) visits.

Goal: To train entry level coders to be proficient in the ICD-9 and CPT coding methodology as it relates to ER visits.

 

OBJECTIVES:

  1. Trainees will be knowledgeable in basic and gross anatomy and physiology of the body systems
  2. Understand Medical terminologies and abbreviations
  3. Understand ICD-9 and CPT coding rules
  4. Apply the ICD-9 and CPT coding rules in coding ER Medical services

 

Part 1: MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

 

Part 2: ICD-9 AND CPT CODING RULES

  • An Overview of the ICD-9 CM Coding
  •  ICD-9 Codes
  •  CPT Coding
  •  Evaluation and Management Codes (E/M)
  • Introductory to Surgery and the Integumentary
  • Introductory to Surgery and the Respiratory& Cardiac Systems
  • Intro to Surgery Male/Female Genital and Urinary Systems
  • EENT, Digestive and Nervous Systems

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