This course will introduce the student to the International Classification of Diseases 10th Revision-clinical Modification and Procedural Coding System (ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS). Emphasis will be on the correct process of utilizing the alphabetic index and tabular list for code assignment. The focus will be on rules, conventions and instructions for ICD-10_CM/PCS as well as chapter specific guidelines. This includes criteria for correct assignment of principal and additional diagnoses and procedures in all applicable patient settings.
HIM231 Clinical Classification Systems I