Course overview

The HIMAA Introductory ICD-10-AM, ACHI and ACS clinical coding course has been designed for students who have no prior coding knowledge or who have limited coding experience and begins with the basics of disease and procedure classification and coding from medical record information. After sucessfully completing this course students will have the skills and concepts to code from medical records generated by an episode of care such as day surgery, planned surgery or simple medical problems
Total course hours     200

Entry requirement
A comprehensive knowledge of medical terminology which can be met by completion of the HIMAA Comprehensive Medical Terminology course within twelve months of the intake date for Introductory ICD-10-AM, ACHI and ACS clinical coding or demonstrated prior learning by a pass in the HIMAA Challenge Examination in Medical Terminology within twelve months of the intake date for Introductory ICD-10-AM, ACHI and ACS clinical coding

 
 Updated 20 December 2017