HIT-230: Ambulatory Coding

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Summer 2014
WebAdvisor Title
Ambulatory Coding
Credit Hours
3.00
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Examines the theory and practice of coding techniques of 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.

Pre-requisites
MOA-100, MOA-110, and HIT-150 - all with a C grade or better
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
No
Office Contact
School of Health & Human Services: 313-845-9877, hhsinfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-132