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Business and Information Technology Education
ICD-CPT Coding
This course introduces the basic principles and conventions of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) as well as Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) coding. It simulates the application of coding principles with examples and exercises based on actual case documentation.
Jaclyn Arnold
(405) 743-5419
Foundations of Medical Office/Medical Terminology
-A-D Descriptions

Coding Process
-Identify the 5 steps to basic coding
-Determine the diagnoses codes for the following situations: surgery for a scar, and burn to a hand
-Determine the E codes for the following situations: vehicle accident, motorcycle accident, hair tourniquet, assault with a BB gun, and assault with a firearm

CPT Coding
-Identify and define symbols used in the CPT book
-Define and determine unbundling
-Determine which codes including modifiers that may be used for the following situations: emergency room physician splinting both arms, handling specimens for transfer between physicians office to lab, computer-assisted total knee replacement using fluoroscopic imaging techniques, follow-up wound care dressing, digital nerve block, unlisted mucous membrane surgical procedure, initial reducible inguinal hernia report and orchiopexy via inguinal approach, anesthesia for blepharoplasty, excised lateral ? of a toe nail with scissors and performed matrixectomy using electrocautery, and physician visit at nursing care facility.
-Determine which section of the CPT manual for the following: laryngoscopy, and injection procedure for a cardiac catheterization
-Define how anesthesiologists bill units of service based on time
-Define brachytherapy in reference to radiation oncology

Diagnostic Coding
-Determine the purpose of diagnostic coding

E Codes
-Identify when to use E codes

ICD Basics
-Determine the codes and sequences for the following situations: infected blister to the right leg, chondrocalcinosis of shoulder due to calcium pyrophosphate, and hyperphenylalaninemia.

Medical Billing
-Identify how CPT and ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing

Practice Coding
-Determine the diagnostic codes for the following situations: decreased libido, cirrhosis of the liver due to alcohol dependence with continuous alcohol use, Pregnancy complications due to hypertension, late effects, Oat cell carcinoma of the right upper lobe of the lung with metastasis to the brain and bone.
-Determine the procedural codes for the following situations: laparoscopic removal of six intramural myomas with a total weight of 300 grams; transabdominal amnioinfusion; gastric saline load test; radionuclide ventilation perfusion lung scan; glucose tolerance test for five hours; hospital consultation with multiple substance abuse and mental health issues; critical care; rapid test to detect antigens for influenza by immunoassay method; physician visit for post-partum care for another physician; dilantin toxicity; rapid Strep-A test to detect Streptococcal pharyngitis; hypokalemia; administer a 1,000 cc IV of.45 normal saline; ER visit for sexually active 14 year old vaginal discharge, afebrile and denies abdominal or back pain.
-Determine which modifiers are used for unusual anesthesia,
-Determine the E/M codes based on the levels of complexity, decision making, and patient history
-Determine the code range for neoplasms
-Use the neoplasms table to determine appropriate codes
-Use the drug and chemical table to determine appropriate codes for poison and external causes
-Determine and define physical status modifiers
-Determine when cardiac arrest would be the principal diagnosis
-Determine E codes for vehicle accidents

Using the ICD-9-CM
-Determine the diagnostic codes for the following situations: admitted to hospital with staphylococcus aureus septicemia with systematic inflammatory response syndrome with no signs of renal failure or other organ failure, ADHD, and halitosis
-Define the purpose of NEC
-Determine the clinical findings that are indicative to congestive heart failure
-Identify the correct identification for ICD-9-CM
-Define the newborn period
-Determine the procedures used in the normal delivery code 650
-Match the diagnostic code to the appropriate procedure

V Codes
-Determine when to use V codes

Business Management and Administration Career Cluster:
American Health Information Management Associates
-Certified Coding Associate (CCA)
-Certified Coding Specialist (CCS)

American Academy of Professional Coders
-Certified Professional Coder - Apprentice (CPC-A)

Required Brainbench Certifications (or equivalent industry certification):
-ICD-9 and CPT Coding

Recommended Additional Brainbench Competency Testing:
-ICD-9 and CPT Coding (Hospital)
-HIPAA (Privacy)
-Health Care Industry Knowledge
American Health Information Management Associates
American Academy of Professional Coders
Coding Basics: Understanding Medical Collections, Cengage Learning.
CPT Standard 2015, PIMC.
HCPCS 2015 Coder's Choice Spiral, PMIC.
ICD-10-CM and ICD-1--PCS & Workbook, Ingenix, Delmar/Cengage Learning.
ICD-10-CM Coder Training Manual, American Health Information Management Association, (AHIMA).
ICD-10-CM Diagnostic Coding System: Education, Planning and Implementation, Cengage Learning.
ICD-10-CM 2015, PMIC.
ICD-10-PCS Coding System: Education, Planning and Implementation, Cengage Learning.
ICD-10-PCS Coder Training Manual, American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)
Medical Billing 101, Cengage Learning.
Medical Coding Fundamentals, McGraw-Hill with connect Online Management System.
Medical Terminology & Anatomy for ICD-10, Saunders Elsevier.
Step-by-Step Medical Coding 2015 Edition - Text and Workbook Package, Elsevier.
3-2-1 Code It!, Cengage Learning.

Understanding Medical Coding: A Comprehensive Guide, Cengage Learning.
Understanding Procedural Coding: A Worktext, Cengage Learning.
Virtual Medical Office: Mastering Medical Coding, Elsevier ISBN: 978-1-4160-4736-3.

Business Management and Administration Career Cluster: Resources by Subject:

Free Resources:
GCF LearnFree:
Microsoft Office Reference Guide: http://freecomputerbooks.comMicrosoft_Office_Reference_Guide.html.
What's New in Office 2013 - Your Unofficial Overview:

Interactive Tools:
MindTap, Cengage Learning.
SAM, Cengage Learning.
SNAP, Paradigm.

YouTube, Medical Office Assistant Training Videos,
Youtube, ICD-10 Coding,

Coder's Desk Reference for Procedure, Cengage Learning.
Coder's Dictionary, Cengage Learning.
Current Procedural Terminology (CPT), American Medical Association,
Gregg College Keyboarding & Document Processing, with Microsoft Word 2013, Ober, Johnson, Zimmerly, McGraw-Hill.
Gregg Reference Manual, McGraw-Hill.
Gregg Reference Manual - Basic Worksheets, McGraw-Hill.
International Classification of Diseases, Clinical Modifications (ICD-9-CM), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Professionals, Mosby's Inc., McGraw-Hill.
Stedman's Medical Dictionary for Health Professions and Nursing, ISBN: 0-781762-12-X.
2013 HCPCS Level II Standard Edition, Saunders Elsevier.
2014 ICD-10-CM Draft Edition, Carol Buck, Saunders Elsevier.
Career Majors That Sequence This Course
Career Cluster Pathway Career Major
Business Management & Administration Administrative Support Administrative Medical Assistant
Business Management & Administration Business Information Management Electronic Health Record Specialist (EHR Specialist)
Business Management & Administration Business Information Management Medical Insurance Coder