Medical Information: Medical Coder CCC Curriculum

Certificate > Medical Information: Medical Coder CCC

This curriculum is from the current college catalog and is meant to provide prospective students an example of courses taken in this degree/certificate.  It is not intended to be used for graduation requirements. Students should consult an advisor for graduation information.

These courses are designed to prepare students for state certification in order to establish a career in the medical coding industry. Students are part of a cohort and should take the courses in the sequence listed below.

CCC.MED.CODE (37 Credit Hours)

Program Required Courses 

YEAR I – First Semester
†HIM 1112C Electronic Health Records  2 cr.
†HIM 1453 Anatomy and Physiology for Medical Coding 4 cr.
†HSC 1531 Medical Terminology  3 cr.
†OST 2854C Office Applications for Business  3 cr.

YEAR I – Second Semester
†HIM 1000 Introduction to Health Information Management  3 cr.
†HIM1433 Principles of Disease  4 cr.
†HIM 1442 Pharmacology  2 cr.
†HIM 2275C Medical Billing and Insurance I  3 cr.

YEAR I – Third Semester
†HIM 2253 CPT Coding  3 cr. 
†HIM 2724 ICD-10 Coding  4 cr.

YEAR II – First Semester
†HIM 2283 Advanced Coding  3 cr. 
HIM 2941 Clinical Coding Practicum  3 cr.

†Courses symbolized with a dagger (†) are offered online in addition to the traditional delivery methods. Online availability may vary by academic term.

NOTE: Coursework applies to the Medical Office Administration AS degree.

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