This online course will cover the basics of ICD-9-CM coding. It is not an advanced course, but will provide you with the basics of diagnosis coding along with practice exercises, section tests and a final exam. The course has twelve sections and uses the International Classifications of Diseases, Vol 9, Clinical Modification (ICD-9) manual, Volumes 1 & 2. The answers to all coding exercises and section tests will be from the 2013 edition of the ICD-9-CM Coding Manual.
Login information for course access will be sent via email.
Average course completion time is 30 - 40 hours.
You will need the most recent version of the ICD-9-CM Code Book to complete this course.
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This Course is pre-approved for 6 CEUs through AMBA