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MEDICAL CODING - MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
   
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COURSE & SECTION #
DAY
DATE
TIME
HOURS
ROOM
FEE
INSTRUCTOR
HPRS 1006 54111
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
TR
06/09-07/30
6:00p-9:00p

48

P224

$279

TBA

A study of medical terminology, word origin, structure, and application.

Successful students will be able to: define, pronounce, and spell medical terms with the use of medical references as resource tools; utilize terms in context; analyze medical terms; examine word origin and structure through the introduction of prefixes, suffixes, root words, plurals, abbreviations and symbols.

Medical Terminology is a prerequisite for all other courses in the Medical Coding sequence.  It is foundational for studies in other allied health areas as well.

COURSE & SECTION #
DAY
DATE
TIME
HOURS
ROOM
FEE
INSTRUCTOR
SCIT 1007 54121
ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
MW
06/08--7/29
6:00p-9:00p

48

P 327

$279

TBA

An applied systematic study of the structure and function of the human body designed for students considering a career in the health field. Includes anatomical terminology, cells, tissues, and the following systems: integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, and endocrine. Emphasis on homeostasis.

Successful students will be able to: identify the structure and explain the function of cells and tissue; identify the components and explain the physiological mechanisms of the following body systems: integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, and endocrine; and apply anatomical terminology to describe the processes these systems use to maintain homeostasis of the human body.

Prerequisite: Medical Terminology

COURSE & SECTION #
DAY
DATE
TIME
HOURS
ROOM
FEE
INSTRUCTOR
HITT 1041 54141
MEDICAL CODING l
TR
06/09-07/30
6:00p-9:00p

48

P326

$279

TBA

Fundamentals of coding rules, conventions, and guidelines using clinical classification systems.  ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM will be included.

Successful students will be able to:  Apply nomenclatures and classification systems and assign codes.

Prerequisites: Medical Terminology, Pathophysiology.  Strongly recommended: Anatomy and Physiology .

There are six Medical Coding and Billing classes to prepare you to take the AAPC.com or AHIMA.org professional examinations:

  • Medical Terminology: HPRS 1006
  • Anatomy and Physiology: SCIT 1007
  • Pathophysiology: HPRS 2001
  • Medical Coding I: HITT 1041
  • Medical Coding II: HITT 2046
  • Insurance Billing and Reimbursement: HITT1013

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