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HIT 220 ICD Coding I

3 Credits

Introduces the ICD coding classification system and provides a basic understanding of ICD structure, conventions and principles utilized in coded assignment. The student will be introduced to the official coding guidelines. They will apply knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology and pharmacology in the assignment of diagnostic and procedure codes.

PREREQUISITE or COREQUISITE: HIT 101 with a grade of "C" or better