2016-2017 Catalog

HIM 2941 Coding Professional Practice Experience

This class and lab course provides the Health Information Technology student an opportunity to apply basic concepts and techniques for CPT/ICD-10 Coding using actual health records in both paper and electronic format from various health care facilities and/or from the AHIMA V lab. The student will also utilize the 3M Encoder software in the lab and in performing outpatient and inpatient coding. Each student will be responsible for completion of a professional practice experience binder. Traveling to clinical sites may be required.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

HIM 2253 and HIM 2722 and HIM 2723

Classification

Occupational