Aug 17, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

ADMN 2311 - ICD-PCS Coding

Credit hours: 3

Course Description:
ICD-CM Coding introduces the student to coding conventions, guidelines, and proper use of the Index and Tabular Lists for coding diagnoses of ambulatory (outpatient) and inpatient medical necessity. HIPAA standards, reimbursement, and Medicare fraud/abuse are also reviewed. Instruction focuses on mastery of coding guidelines and medical terminology used in professional medical practice.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Distinguish among Medicare Part A, B, C, and D.
  2. Examine guidelines for reporting ICD-CM codes.
  3. Explain the uses of coding conventions when assigning codes.
  4. Identify the first-listed diagnosis.
  5. Validate V or Z code assignment.