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MDCA 1343 Course Guide

This course emphasizes medical office coding procedures for payment and reimbursement by patient or third party payers for ambulatory care settings. Prerequisite: Admission to the program and Program Chair approval.

Discussion Topic


Ch 4 "Diagnostic Coding"

          The purpose of these chapters is to provide a basic introduction to ICD-10-CM (Chapter 4) and CPT/ HCPCS coding and coding             



Ch 5 "Procedural Coding"

          This chapter presents the basic information medical insurance specialists will need to know about CPT / HCPCS coding.


Supplemental Reading