HIT-230: Ambulatory Coding

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Ambulatory Coding
Credit Hours
3.00
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Pre-requisites
MOA-100, MOA-110, and HIT-150 - all with a C grade or higher.
Course Description

Examines the theory and practice of coding techniques and coding systems used to capture billing data for care given to patients in settings other than acute care. Settings include but may not be limited to ambulatory surgery, emergency care, outpatient care, long term care, observation, and care rendered by health care practitioners especially physicians.

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Licensure/certifications
Licensure/Certification
Certified Professional Coder (CPC)
Licensure/Certification Details

CPC certification must be current. Department faculty will verify certification.

Office Contact
School of Health and Human Services: 313-845-9877, hhsinfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-132
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2019 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.