Course overview

THE REMAINING 10th EDITION INTAKES FOR HLTADM006 AS A STAND-ALONE COURSE WILL BE IN MAY AND AUGUST 2018 AND FEBRUARY 2019.
 
STUDENTS CAN STUDY INTERMEDIATE CLINICAL CODNG AS PART OF OUR CERTIFICATE IV IN CLINICAL CLASSIFICATION.
 
HLTADM006 Undertake complex clinical coding describes the skills and knowledge required to undertake coding of moderately complex discharge summaries, medical reports and medical records including the selection of the primary diagnosis and sequencing of other diagnoses for coding.  Total course hours    70

Entry requirement
HLTCC301B Produce coded clinical data (
Statement of Attainment) or HLTADM005 within fifteen months of the intake date for HLTADM006 Undertake complex clinical coding OR

RPL for this unit can be demonstrated by a pass in the HIMAA Challenge Examination for HLTADM006 Undertake complex clinical coding within fifteen months of the intake date for HLTADM006 Undertake complex clinical coding.


Candidates for the HIMAA Challenge Examination for HLTADM006 Undertake complex clinical coding should have a minimum of twelve months’ coding experience in a major hospital with medical records generated by an episode of care such as day surgery, planned surgery or simple medical problems. 
 
                                                                                                                                      Updated 16 January 2018