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Medical Coding involves translating a medical diagnosis, healthcare procedure or service into universally accepted medical alphanumeric codes. The job of a medical coding professional involves taking the complete medical reports or transcriptions that include the patient’s information, doctor’s notes, treatment procedure, lab results, diagnosis and prescriptions from the doctor or medical service provider and transforming them into medical code. The codes have to be correctly applied during the medical billing process and are an important part of the medical insurance claim.
This course is beneficial for individuals looking for employment in various healthcare areas as a coding clerk, entry level coder, medical record coder, coding technician, medical coder/ biller or (Medical Records and Health Information Technicians). The program is designed in such a way as to allow students to complete the patient’s billing records by first identifying relevant sections and following standard guidelines to locate the information in the CPT and ICD-10 Coding books. Our medical coding training is useful for students who want to learn additional clinical skills.
At the end of the course the students should be able to, Identify sections and guidelines in the CPT Coding book.
Introduction to the Healthcare Industry, Medical Terminology and Human Anatomy.
Diagnosis Coding (ICD Coding) & Procedure Coding (CPT Coding).
Integrating ICD Coding, CPT Coding, HCPCS Coding, and HIM(Health Information Management) as a preparation for Certification Exam by AAPC & AHIMA
Medical Coding also known as Clinical Coding is one of the leading provider of jobs for students who have completed life science degree or diploma. The career opportunities available for life science students in Gulf Countries in the field of Medical Coding are very good. The HAAD Medical Coding guidelines of Abu Dhabi has clearly given guidelines related to Medical Coding through the Clinical Coding Steering Committee which has made Medical Coding Certification MANDATORY for Medical Coders working in Abu Dhabi.