Classification Systems and Reimbursement

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Course No: PUBH.5315-061; SIS Class Nbr: 2661; SIS Term: 3240
Course Status: Open Added 2/24/23

Course Description

This course introduces the clinical classification systems, reimbursement methodologies and terminologies of health information. Topics include the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-CM and PCS), Healthcare Common Procedural Coding System (HCPCS), Current Procedural Terminology (CPT), The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-V), National Drug Codes (NDC), and data standard requirements such as Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine Clinical Terms (SNOMED), Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes (LOINC), RxNorm, and other unified medical language systems along with federal data Interchange standards HL7, ASC X12, and FHIR.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: Students with a CSCE career need permission to take Graduate Level Courses.
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Melanie Meyer
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Summer 2023: May 15 to Jul 23
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1755 | Pay as little as $ 887.50/mo for this course.
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  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

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