HIMS 203

Advanced Clinical Coding (HIMS 203)

Advanced Clinical Coding

Credits Contact Hours
3.0 4.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in HIMS 201 and HIMS 202. This course reviews the principles of coding diseases, conditions, procedures, and services utilizing various classification and coding systems presented in earlier courses. Detailed and complex case studies from patient records will be used in exercises to reinforce coding theory and skills. New advancements in clinical coding, not covered in previous course work will also be introduced. A final grade of "C" or better is required to pass this course successfully. [Semesters Offered: Spring]

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Day Time Campus Method Building
01/25/2021 - 05/14/2021 06:00 PM - 09:50 PM Niles Hybrid Niles Campus-124

The information shown below is a guide to provide a general idea of course availability and is not meant to be used to plan your full schedule. Information may vary slightly from what is listed. For full course details please use the more robust course search in SMC Wired or consult an academic advisor.

The information shown below is a guide to provide a general idea of course availability and is not meant to be used to plan your full schedule. Information may vary slightly from what is listed. For full course details please use the more robust course search in SMC Wired or consult an academic advisor.