Diagnosis Coding & Reporting

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
HIT 211 Diagnosis Coding & Reporting 2 3 0 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Fall 2021

This course covers diagnostic coding and sequencing utilizing the current version of the ICD code set for inpatient, outpatient and ambulatory care settings. Emphasis is placed on the rules and conventions of the ICD official coding guidelines in relation to anatomy, physiology and disease processes. Upon completion, students should be able to accurately assign and sequence diagnosis codes in compliance with the ICD official coding guidelines for reporting statistical data, patient outcomes and reimbursement methodologies. This course is restricted to Health Information Technology students.

2021FA - New Course (S25704)

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