NIAGARA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Continuing Professional Education

Medical Coding Career Prep Complete

465 Hours / 12 Months / Self-Paced

AVAILABLE ONLY ONLINE

Course Overview:

With the Medical Coding program, you will gain the skills you need to enter one of the fastest-growing fields in allied health as a medical coding specialist. In this program, you will gain hands-on, practical experience working with the main coding manuals in the field. In addition you will be introduced to the new ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding system. You will also master the legal, ethical, and regulatory concepts that are central to this field. 

Learn and recognize word roots, prefixes, and suffixes used in medical language today. Learn how to combine words to create meaningful medical conditions as well as comprehend their definition and know the correct spelling. In this medical terminology course you will learn medical terms related to all major body systems. Medical terms are introduced in the context of human anatomy and physiology to help you understand exactly what they mean. You will practice defining and understanding medical terms using case studies, vignettes, and activities.

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https://niagaracc.theknowledgebase.org/connect-anytime-online/catalog/healthcare-and-allied-health

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