Take your first step toward a lucrative career as a medical coder! In this course, you'll learn how to use the CPT manual and the ICD-9-CM to find medical codes for any disease, condition, treatment, or surgical procedure.
This course explores real-world examples and coding exercises using coding tools in conjunction with analytical skills to come up with just the right codes to describe any medical situation. Students receive the hands-on experience they need to code medical insurance claims with confidence. By the end of this course, students know how to find their way through both the CPT manual and the ICD-9-CM manual and understand what is involved in having a career as a medical coder!