BU 918 - Medical Coding and Billing II

Overview

Course Title

Medical Coding and Billing II

Department(s)

Description

This class builds on the coding and billing procedures learned in Billing and Coding I, focusing on teaching the student how to enhance reimbursement in today's healthcare environment. Using current ICD and CPT coding system resources, students will learn in depth coding systems for medical procedures and diagnoses. Lab work will include working directly with complex medical records, using steps to assure third party approval for recommended treatments/procedures and responding to and appealing insurance denials.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Undergraduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

4

Requisites

008103

Course Schedule

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