2020 - 2021 Undergraduate Bulletin


Course Description

OIS 273 Medical Coding 4 cr.

  • Offered: Winter
  • Prerequisite: Grade of "C" or better in OIS 171 and OIS 270.

Development of entry-level medical diagnostic and procedural coding skills using current protocol, International Classification of Diseases, Clinical Modification (ICD-CM) and Current Procedural Terminology (CPT). Emphasis is placed on accurate and ethical coding practices as they affect reimbursement for health care.