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MEDICAL CODING - MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
   
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COURSE & SECTION #

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DATE

TIME

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ROOM

FEE

INSTRUCTOR

HPRS 1006 54111
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

TR

06/09-07/30

6:00p-9:00p

48

P224

$279

TBA

A study of medical terminology, word origin, structure, and application.

Successful students will be able to: define, pronounce, and spell medical terms with the use of medical references as resource tools; utilize terms in context; analyze medical terms; examine word origin and structure through the introduction of prefixes, suffixes, root words, plurals, abbreviations and symbols.

Medical Terminology is a prerequisite for all other courses in the Medical Coding sequence.  It is foundational for studies in other allied health areas as well.

COURSE & SECTION #

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DATE

TIME

HOURS

ROOM

FEE

INSTRUCTOR

SCIT 1007 54121
ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY

MW

06/08--7/29

6:00p-9:00p

48

P 327

$279

TBA

An applied systematic study of the structure and function of the human body designed for students considering a career in the health field. Includes anatomical terminology, cells, tissues, and the following systems: integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, and endocrine. Emphasis on homeostasis.

Successful students will be able to: identify the structure and explain the function of cells and tissue; identify the components and explain the physiological mechanisms of the following body systems: integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, and endocrine; and apply anatomical terminology to describe the processes these systems use to maintain homeostasis of the human body.

Prerequisite: Medical Terminology

COURSE & SECTION #

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DATE

TIME

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ROOM

FEE

INSTRUCTOR

HITT 1041 54141
MEDICAL CODING l

S

06/06-08/29

900a - 1:00p

48

P326

$279

Jackson, T

Fundamentals of coding rules, conventions, and guidelines using clinical classification systems.  ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM will be included.

Successful students will be able to:  Apply nomenclatures and classification systems and assign codes.

Prerequisites: Medical Terminology, Pathophysiology.  Strongly recommended: Anatomy and Physiology .

HRPS 2001 54131
Pathophysiology

TR

06/09-07/30

6:00p-9:00p

32

P326

$189

TBA

Study of the pathology and general health management of diseases and injuries across the life span.  Topics include etiology, symptoms, and the physical and psychological reactions to diseases and injuries.  Successful students will be able to:  distinguish environmental factors, physical, psychological, and cognitive characteristics of various diseases and conditions; and identify implications of the therapeutic interventions for diseases and conditions.  Prerequisites:  Medical Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology. 

There are six Medical Coding and Billing classes to prepare you to take the AAPC.com or AHIMA.org professional examinations:

  • Medical Terminology: HPRS 1006
  • Anatomy and Physiology: SCIT 1007
  • Pathophysiology: HPRS 2001
  • Medical Coding I: HITT 1041
  • Medical Coding II: HITT 2046
  • Insurance Billing and Reimbursement: HITT1013

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