Medical coders play an integral role in today’s healthcare industry by analyzing medical records and data for the purpose of billing and insurance reimbursement. The online Medical Coding Diploma from Sullivan University provides students with the specialized medical coding skillset to make them an indispensable asset in doctors’ offices, clinics, hospitals, insurance companies and medical billing agencies.
The future of the medical coding field is promising: employment is expected to grow 22 percent by 2022, much faster than the average growth rate for all occupations, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
47 Credit Hours
Length: 12 months (online program only)
Time length for program completion will vary depending upon the number of courses taken per term, developmental courses when required, transfer credit accepted, lack of continuous enrollment, etc.
|Total Credit Hours||47|
|BIO 103||Human Anatomy and Physiology||4|
|FYE 101||Information Literacy||4|
|HIM 101||Medical Terminology I||4|
|HIM 120||Health Information Technology I||4|
|HIM 110||Pathophysiology with Pharmacology I||4|
|HIM 130||CPT Coding I||4|
|HIM 141||ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Coding I||4|
|HIM 150||Healthcare Reimbursement||4|
|HIM 230||CPT Coding II||5|
|HIM 241||ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Coding II||5|
|HIM 270||ICD-10-PCS Coding||5|
|HIM 001||Medical Coding Practicum and CCA Review||0|