Medical Coding ICD-10-CM WIA Approved

This ICD-10 course will prepare all coders to learn and/or be re-tested on ICD-10 diagnoses codes before the October 1, 2014 deadline. The AAPC and AHIMA are requiring all coders to be ICD-10 certified in order to keep their CPC certification as this October 1st deadline mandates the national use of ICD-10 coding for all diagnoses in the US. Students will learn the basic structure of the ICD-10 code including but not limited to, the category of disease, etiology of disease, body parts affected, severity of the illness as well as how to code a physician’s progress notes, operative notes etc. The ICD-10 exam is 75 questions and 3.5 hours long.



This course is not currently scheduled. To find out When this course will be offered again please contact the Continuing Education Center at (203) 332-5057 or email at HC-ContinuingEd@hcc.commnet.edu.