May 30, 2024  
Fall 2022 - Summer 2023 Academic Catalog 
Fall 2022 - Summer 2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIT 250 - Professional Practice Experience 1: Coding

2 credits

Students practice authentic coding using industry standard software programs via V-lab to apply current knowledge of ICD-10 principles and guidelines. Apply knowledge of CPT-4/HCPCS coding as well as demonstrate an understanding of E & M levels. Students will also gain experience in practicing for the Certified Coding Associate (CCA) national coding credentialing examination through the CCA simulation exam.  

Prerequisites: HIT 150 - Advanced Health Information HIT 220 - CPT-4/HCPCS  and HIT 230 - Advanced ICD - 10