MIRM 144 Coding Classification Systems II* (3 Hours)
Prerequisites: MIRM 143.
This course focuses on Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) and Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) coding classification systems. Students learn the role of CPT and HCPCS in coding for outpatient services and procedures, as well as physician services. Instruction focuses on the importance of ethical conduct for coding professionals. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. This course is taught in the spring semester.