ICD-10 Medical Coding

Career Training Program
Program Code: GES110
Hours: 200


Upon successful completion of this program, you'll be able to:

  • Understand the structure of an ICD-10-CM code
  • Navigate the layout of the ICD-10-CM coding manual
  • Describe the ICD-10-CM Draft Conventions and Sections of the Official Coding Guidelines
  • Abstract diagnostic statements from the medical record and differentiate between main and modifying terms and subterms in the coding manuals
  • Identify and apply the steps required code diagnoses and procedures using the ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding manuals
  • Apply chapter-specific guidelines and select proper codes from ICD-10-CM, Chapters 1-21
  • Describe the layout and guidelines of the ICD-10-PCS
  • Identify the characters that make up an ICD-10-PCS code and identify each character’s purpose
  • Understand the terminology used in the layout and structure of the ICD-10-PCS codebook
  • Define what a table is and how it is used when creating an ICD-10-PCS code
  • Identify the sections of the ICD-10-PCS and what each section is used for
  • Understand the differences and similarities between related root operations and apply the general and root operation-specific guidelines for the ICD-10-PCS appropriately