This 20-hour course will provide the students with an intensive preparation for the CPC Certification Exam. Several core topics will be addressed by offering a combination of lecturing, practice tests, error correction, Q & A sessions, and rationale. Said topics include CPT and ICD-10 Structure, Evaluation and Management, among others. The ultimate goal is for students to achieve their CPC Certification, which is granted by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC).
|Total Number of Hours||20 Clock Hours|
|Schedule||4 Saturdays||9:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.|
This 60-hour course will provide the fundamental coding skills in preparation for the AAPC CPC Certification Exam. Students will acquire the most up-to-date information pertaining to CPT, HCPCS and ICD-10 diagnosis coding, which are the pillars for a rewarding career in the medical coding field. All core topics will be addressed in detail, hence assuring the attainment of knowledge and expertise in reviewing and selecting with certainty the appropriate procedures and diagnosis codes for physician services. For those seeking a career in medical coding, a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) credential from AAPC, American Academy of Professional Coders, is the gold standard, nationally recognized by employers, physician societies, and government organizations.
|Total Number of Hours||60 Clock Hours|
|Option 1||2 Weekdays (10 weeks)||6:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.|
|Option 2||2 Weekdays (10 weeks)||9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.|
|Option 3||12 Saturdays||9:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.|