MCD 216 - ICD-10-Coding

3 credits (PREREQUISITES: MED 115, BIO 101, HSC 105)

Health care in America has undergone tremendous change and a major change is progressing to ICD-10. This course is designed to give the student the skills to be able to translate a medical diagnosis into alpha-numeric codes in the outpatient setting. Students will learn to read medical documents and convert the medical terms into a diagnostic ICD-10-CM code. (Sp, Su)