Intro to Medical Coding Course
The Intro to Medical Coding course is also ideal for those who are in non-coding medical positions but want to know more about what happens with patient documentation after it leaves the provider’s hands. Whether you’re a biller, manager, physician assistant, nurse, front desk staff member, or even a physician, this course is a great way to get an introduction to another side of the healthcare field.
Because Intro to Medical Coding is not a full certification, it is perfect for anyone who wants a taste of the coding industry in order to make sure that it’s right for them. Sign up today, and take the first step on your journey to becoming a medical coder.
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- Self-paced Online
Who should attend?
At MMI, we want to make sure that you have a successful learning experience. For Intro to Medical Coding, you do not need any prerequisites, as it is an introduction level course.
Module 1: Medical Coding vs. Medical Billing
- What is Medical Coding?
- An Introduction to Medical Billing
- How Billing and Coding work together
- Technology in Healthcare
- Compliance Requirements
Module 2: The CPT and HCPCS II Code Sets
- Introduction to CPT
- CPT Coding
- Using the Alphabetical Index
- Introduction to HCPCS II
Module 3: The ICD-10-CM Code Set
- Introduction to ICD-10
- ICD-10-CM Coding Volumes
- Volume I Tabular Index Format
- Volume II Alphabetic Index Format
Certification / Credits
Because this course is an intro course, it is not a CEU course and you will not be awarded CEUs upon completion.
Why choose MMI?
Founded in 1986
Over 4000 certified alumni since 2000
Tens of thousands of CEU course attendees since founding
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Medical Management Institute
MMI has a 30+ year history in distance learning and certifications for business professionals in the healthcare industry. The Institute offers 6 certifications for: medical coders (including 2 specialized certifications for E/M coding and HCC risk-adjustment coding), billers, internal auditors,...