The Inpatient Medical Coding Program

Discover what it takes to make the leap from outpatient coder to inpatient coder:

  • 447 total hours of study
  • 15 self-paced, online modules

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Course Overview

Medical coders have a lot going for them. They’re computer savvy, they understand physiology, and they’ve got a pretty straightforward career path with plenty of upward mobility. With time, experience, and knowledge comes the potential for more responsibility, and—this is the cool part—a higher salary.

This program, designed for existing outpatient coders, is chock-full of info Learners can use to take the next step in their career and become an inpatient medical coder.

  • 447 Study Hours
  • Self-Paced Study
  • Online Access

What You'll Learn:

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Outpatient vs Inpatient Coding

In what ways are these roles similar? How are they different? We’ll outline the roles and responsibilities of each, and then discuss specifics.

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Pharmacology

You’ll learn all about the absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion of various drug classifications.

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Medical Record Coding

We’ll talk you through the current medical code sets and review ICD-10-PCS coding conventions and guidelines.

Certifications:

  • Certified Coding Associate (CCA)

Related Programs:

Modules

  • Welcome to Inpatient Medical Coding
  • Health Information Management
  • Reimbursement Methodologies
  • Pathophysiology
  • Pharmacology
  • ICD-10 Coding
  • Advanced ICD-10 Coding
  • Coding Practicum
  • Inpatient Medical Coding Final Exam
  • DRG Basics & Hierarchy
  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Advanced Anatomy & Physiology
  • Applied ICD-10-PCS Coding & Practicum
  • Applied PCS Final Exam
  • ICD-10 PCS Refresher
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