HIT 3700 International Classification of Disease (ICD) Part I

This course will introduce students to the fundamentals of coding and disease classification. Students will learn how to assign ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes for purposes of billing and reimbursement. Completion of this course meets eligibility requirements to sit for the basic coding exam (CPC) offered by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) and Certified Coder Associate (CCA) offered by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).