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HIMA220 - Classification Systems I

 

This course will introduce the student to the principles of taxonomy. The course will include purposes of classifying diseases, clinical vocabularies, and terminologies/nomenclatures. The interaction of different Prospective Payment Systems with classification systems will be emphasized. Data quality, the Uniform Hospital Discharge Data Set as well as coding/sequencing guidelines and advanced topics in diagnosis and procedural coding. Prerequisites: BIOL201 AND HIMA100

 

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Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
07/30/18 - 01/04/19 01/07/19 - 03/03/19 Winter 2019 Session B - 8 Week session
10/29/18 - 03/29/19 04/01/19 - 05/26/19 Spring 2019 Session B - 8 Week session

Course Materials


Book Title: 2017 ICD-10-PCS Professional Edition, 1st ed. - e-book available in the APUS Online Library; hard copy not available from the APUS Bookstore, please try other sources.
ISBN: 9780323431187
Publication Info: Saunders
Author: Buck
Unit Cost: $97.95
Electronic ISBN: N/A
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Book Title: Student Workbook for Green's 3,2,1 Code It!, 5th ed. - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom
ISBN: 9781285867229
Publication Info: Cengage
Author: Green, Michelle
Unit Cost: $81.46
Electronic ISBN: 9781305840720
Electronic Unit Cost: $35.00

Book Title: 3-2-1 Code It!, 5th ed. - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom
ISBN: 9781285867212
Publication Info: Cengage
Author: Green, Michelle
Unit Cost: $135.56
Electronic ISBN: 9781305734692
Electronic Unit Cost: $35.00

Book Title: ICD-10-CM 2017 The Complete Official Code Book - e-book available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN: 9781622024049
Publication Info: AMA
Author: AMA
Unit Cost: $64.34
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Book Title: To find the library e-book(s) req'd for your course, please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the eReserve by course #. You must be logged in to eCampus first to access the links.
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