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HIT 120
Basic ICD-CM Coding
2 Units
Prerequisite: AH 120 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 27 hours LEC; 27 hours LAB
This introductory course covers the basic principles of coding diseases and procedures using the INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF DISEASES, Current Edition. Coding for reimbursement will be introduced, including topics such as third-party payers and health care reimbursement methodologies.