HIT 110 Coding and Classification Systems I (3 credits)

This course is designed to familiarize the student with coding and classification systems used in health information management. Emphasis will be on outpatient coding, classification and reimbursement systems including CPT, HCPCS, APC's and RBRVS. Students will become familiar with both manual and automated systems. Students may be required to complete activities within a simulated electronic medical record. Prerequisites: HIT 101 and BIO 171.