HIM 2253

CPT Coding (3)

Vocational hours: 45

Prerequisite: BSC 2085 and BSC 2085L and CGS 1100 and HSC 2531

Corequisite: BSC 2086 and BSC 2086L and HIM 1430

Classification: Occupational

This course is an introduction to the coding principles, characteristics and conventions of coding using the Physicians' Current Procedure Terminology (CPT) coding nomenclature. A working knowledge of medical terminology is required for this course.