Home Health Medical Coding (HHMC.S.STC)
- Division: Health Sciences
- Department: Health Information Management
The Home Health Medical Coding certificate prepares students for entry-level coding positions in home health agencies. Students will develop skills to accurately determine diagnostic code number assignments that impact medical reimbursement. Skill sets include application of ICD-10-CM coding systems; medical terminology; anatomy and physiology and disease processes. The Home Health Medical Coding certificate can be completed with some courses completed in the traditional classroom setting or completely online. Students must receive a grade of C or higher in all courses in the HHMC.S.STC and have a GPA of 2.0 to receive the certificate.
ALH 1101 Introduction to Healthcare Delivery 2 Credits ALH 1140 Fundamentals of Disease Processes 3 Credits BIO 1121 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 3 Credits BIO 1222 Human Anatomy & Physiology II 3 Credits HIM 1101 Medical Terminology 2 Credits HIM 1165 Drug Classification for Coding 1 Credit HIM 1201 Introductory Medical Office Coding 4 Credits HIM 2275 Home Health Medical Coding 3 Credits