Certificate of Proficiency in Professional Medical Coder (CP)
This program provides instruction enabling students to demonstrate the accurate coding skills necessary for obtaining optimum reimbursement for a provider. Students will have a comprehensive understanding of the CPT, ICD-9, and HCPCS books and the information provided in them. By combining skills learned in basic anatomy, medical terminology, and the structure of word elements, students will be able to effectively interpret medical documentation for appropriate reporting. Pre-requisite: HSA 2013 Medical Terminology or consent of instructor.