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Medical Coding: ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Training
Learn medical coding and prepare yourself for today's healthcare workplace.
Created by Code Coach, offered on Udemy
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Medical Coding is a complicated subject matter, and it recently became more challenging! Beginning in October of 2015, all coders began using ICD-10-CM codes, and most coders had never used them before.
Master ICD-10-CM coding quickly and easily with this comprehensive course! A Certified Professional Coder and a professor who has taught medical coding for fifteen years will guide you as you:
~ Examine all 21 chapters in The ICD-10 CM coding manual
~ Discover the differences between ICD-10-CM coding and ICD-9-CM coding
~ Learn to assign a numeric code to any medical diagnosis
~ Complete coding activities
Whether you are an experienced coder or are just getting started in the field, this course will give you the skills you need to assign ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes.
Medical coders are needed in every kind of healthcare environment, including hospitals, physicians' offices, behavioral health organizations, and anywhere patients go to receive services.
Complete with practice examples, 23 engaging lectures, helpful chapter quizzes, and detailed instruction by a certified medical coder, this course prepares you for on the job coding and for ICD-10-CM coding proficiency exams.
Why pay university tuition when you can take a university-level course in diagnostic coding for the low cost of this Udemy course!
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What you will learn
- Learn what ICD-10-CM medical diagnosis codes are, and how to assign them
- Determine appropriate code sequencing in ICD-10 CM
- Articulate coding principles and conventions in ICD-10 CM
- Identify the appropriate ICD-10 code to assign for any given condition
- A copy of the ICD-10-CM coding manual (purchase separately or browse the manual online for free via the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) website)