Catalog 2017-2018 
    Dec 02, 2020  
Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MEDA 254 Advanced Medical Coding

5 credits
Students will develop advanced skills in the use of the Physician’s Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) and HCPCS coding system in ambulatory and inpatient healthcare settings.

Prerequisites: MEDA 140 , MEDA 154 , or instructor permission.

Quarters Offered: Winter, Summer

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Apply knowledge of advanced insurance terminology, phrases, and abbreviations
  • Correctly fill out HCFA billing forms
  • Work effectively as a team member in the medical office setting

Total Hours: 50 Lecture Hours: 50