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HIT 100 Introduction to ICD-9-CM Coding (2 credits)
Introduction to the mechanics of using ICD-9-CM medical coding. Procedures for assigning code numbers, guidelines for use and interpreting coding rules, and regulations that govern ICD-9-CM coding. [S/U]

Prerequisite: Must have completed NURS 140. Class Attribute: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree.

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HIT 101 Current Procedural Terminology (3 credits)
An introduction to outpatient procedural coding. The student will be introduced to HCFA's HCPCS three-level coding system, including basic coding guidelines and practice using CPT-4. Designed to meet the needs of the medical record practitioner in hospital medical record/billing departments, physicians' offices, and insurance companies for both reimbursement and research needs. [S/U]

Prerequisite: Must have completed NURS 140. Class Attribute: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree.

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