Health Information Technology
Lecture: 2 Lab: 6 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 4

HIT 211 – ICD Coding

Prerequisites: HIT 114 and HIT 226 Corequisites: None

This course covers ICD diagnostics and procedural coding conventions and guidelines for inpatient, outpatient and ambulatory care. Emphasis is placed on a comprehensive application of anatomy, physiology and interrelationships among organ systems. Upon completion, students should be able to accurately assign and sequence diagnostic and procedural codes for patient outcomes, statistical and reimbursement purposes.