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ICD-10-CM And ICD-10-PCS Coding Training At Allied Schools

Click here to Order Online your ICD-10 TrainingAttention medical coders, HIM staff, physicians and other health care professionals: are you prepared for the implementation of ICD-10 codes? Now's the time to plan ahead. Whether you are new or currently working in the medical industry, everyone will be affected by the new coding system, which will go from less than 20,000 ICD-CM/PCS codes to over 155,000 codes now. In fact, new guidelines and coding rules and will mean industry-wide changes. Make sure you're prepared to meet the challenge with an Allied's online, self-pacedmedical coding course.   

Convenient Online ICD-10 Online Courses

Learn from the convenience of home, on your terms. Allied's online ICD-10-CM/PCS Comprehensive Coding training courses are centered on your needs. Create a study schedule that works for you and progress at your own pace. When you choose to learn online, you complete your course when and where you want with an education tailored to your needs. Forget travel time, parking fees and set class hours. Online learning puts you in charge!

Superior Online Course Materials

There's no need to go anywhere else. Allied provides the in-depth materials you need so that you can truly learn the new coding concepts. From a state-of-the-art textbook to detailed online lessons and assignments, you'll build the knowledge base you need. Upon completion of an ICD-10 course, you'll be prepared to take the next step. Allied's ICD-10 Comprehensive Coding and Anatomy and Physiology courses will help you meet new industry-wide standards and keep your health care career on track.

Personalized Student Support

Click here to Order Online your ICD-10 TrainingNeed one-on-one assistance? You can talk to a live person when you call during regular business hours. Our helpful Allied reps know the ICD-10 training material and can assist with any course questions or technical issues. They're also available to provide support and encouragement. Your success is a mirror of our success and we support you every step of the way.

Call (888) 501-7686 today and make the choice to partner with a school that cares about your success.

Click here to Order Online your ICD-10 Training

Attention existing medical coders - Attention existing medical coders - Want to make a smooth transition from ICD-9 codes to the internationally-recognized ICD-10 coding system? Your medical career requires you to meet new ICD-10 coding standards by October 1, 2015.

ICD-10 Programs

Allied's online ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Comprehensive Training Courses prepare students to understand and apply the ICD-10 Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting. Understand the similarities and differences between ICD and ICD-9, including chapter-specific changes and coding conventions and guidelines.

  1. ICD-10-CM Program
    Courses Included:
    CD-10-CM Comprehensive Coding Training
    Anatomy and Physiology
  2. ICD-10-PCS Program
    Courses Included:
    ICD-10-PCS Comprehensive Coding Training
    Anatomy and Physiology
  3. ICD-10 (CM+PCS) Program
    Courses Included:
    CD-10-CM Comprehensive Coding Training
    ICD-10-PCS Comprehensive Coding Training
    Anatomy and Physiology

MORE ICD-10 PROGRAM INFORMATION

ICD-10-CM Comprehensive Coding Training Course

Upon completing Allied's an online ICD-10-CM course, you will be prepared to successfully pass the required ICD-10 proficiency exam required by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) in order to maintain your professional coding credentials.

Learning Objectives Include:
  • Review history of the International Classification of Diseases.
  • Recall the impact on electronic health data from the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, and Health Information Technology for Economic and the Clinical Health Act.
  • Identify the purpose of and appropriate use of the files for General Equivalency Mappings.
  • Recognize the ICD-10-CM layout, conventions, and general guidelines.
  • Recall the appropriate steps in the ICD-10-CM diagnostic coding process.
  • Choose the appropriate ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes for infectious and parasitic diseases, neoplasms, diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs, as well as the Endocrine system and nutritional and metabolic diseases.
  • Select the proper ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes for diseases of the Nervous system, Eye and Adnexa, Ear and Mastoid Process, and Circulatory system.
  • Assign the appropriate ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes for diseases of the Respiratory system, Digestive system, skin and subcutaneous tissue, Muscular system and connective tissue, and Genitourinary system.
  • Select the appropriate ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes for conditions occurring during pregnancy as well as congenital malformations and chromosomal abnormalities.
  • Choose the appropriate ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes for signs and symptoms, injury and poisoning, external causes, factors influencing health status, and mental health disorders.

ICD-10-PCS Comprehensive Coding Training Course

Allied’s ICD-10-PCS Comprehensive Coding Training course is designed to prepare current and prospective medical coder professionals that utilize the diagnostic and procedural code sets for a smooth transition to the new coding system.

Learning Objectives Include:
  • Recall the history of the International Classification of Diseases.
  • Distinguish among the HIPAA, ARRA, and HITECH Acts and review their impact on electronic health data.
  • Identify the function of the General Equivalency Mappings and the use of the files.
  • Become familiar with the layout, structure, and general guidelines of ICD-10-PCS.
  • Select the appropriate root operations, approaches, devices, and qualifiers for procedures using the Medical and Surgical.
  • Choose the appropriate body systems, root operations, approaches, devices, and qualifiers using the Obstetrics.
  • Select the appropriate body systems, root operations, approaches, devices, and qualifiers for procedures using the Placement, Administration, and Measurement and Monitoring.
  • Designate the appropriate body systems, root operations, approaches, devices, and qualifiers for procedures using the Extracorporeal.
  • Select the appropriate codes for procedures, services, and treatments related to the Osteopathic, Chiropractic, Other Procedures, and Imaging.
  • Choose the appropriate codes for procedures and services using the Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Oncology sections.
  • Select the appropriate codes for procedures and services using the Physical Rehabilitation and Diagnostic Audiology, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse sections.
ICD-10 Course Material:
  • Live student support
  • Textbooks/Learning Resources – CM Program
    • ICD-10-CM Diagnostic Coding System: Education, Planning, and Implementation, 2013 Edition workbook, Carline A. Dalgleish, Delmar, Cengage Learning
    • 2014 ICD-10-CM Draft codebook (available for purchase: $98.00)
  • Textbooks/Learning Resources – PCS Program
    • ICD-10-PCS Coding System Education, Planning, and Implementation, 2013 Edition, Carline A. Dalgleish, Delmar, Cengage Learning
    • 2014 ICD-10-PCS Draft codebook (available for purchase: $98.00)
  • Textbooks reading, online lessons
  • Online module quizzes & final exam
  • Anatomy and Physiology Course

Anatomy and Physiology Course

With the impending transition to the ICD-10 coding system and implementation of electronic health records, this course helps students prepare for the increase in diagnosis and procedure codes with a refreshed foundation with the latest Anatomy & Physiology terms.

Anatomy and Physiology Course Materials Include:
  • Live Student Support
  • The Human Body in Health & Disease, Fifth Edition Textbook
  • 14 Online Interactive Lessons
  • Reading Assignments, Quizzes and Unit Exams
  • Online Module Quizzes & Final Exam
Course Objectives
  • Define cells, tissues, organs, and the organ systems of the human body
  • Identify structural levels of organization in the body, the body cavities, and the organs they contain
  • Utilize anatomical terms to describe anatomical position, directions, planes, body sections, and regions
  • Recall the levels of chemical organization
  • Name the four main types of tissues that compose the body’s organs
  • Locate the major body organs for each system and define their unique functions
  • Apply and define terms and concepts of gross and microscopic terms of anatomy and physiology
  • Understand the mechanisms of disease including disease terminology and patterns of disease
  • Define pathophysiology and recognize the mechanisms of disease including inflammation, immunopathology, infectious disease, and cancer
  • List pathogenic organisms, particles, bacteria, fungi, viruses, and the diseases they cause including their transmission
  • Identify surgical procedures, interventional and noninterventional, lab tests, techniques, and equipment used to identify or treat pathogens
  • Identify procedures, techniques, and findings in diagnostic and interventional imaging
  • Differentiate among common tests used in pathology and laboratory medicines, including indications, techniques, expression of values, and significance of findings
  • Identify normal laboratory value ranges
  • Recognize commonly observed clinical and laboratory values
  • Identify and analyze new and emerging research issues and trends in medicine
  • Recall indications for types of clinical applications, such as medical imaging, x-ray, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, and ultrasonography
  • Recognize preventative measures, etiology, signs and symptoms, prognoses, and treatment modalities for common diseases and conditions affecting each organ system
  • Recognize and practice common aseptic methods that prevent the spread of pathogens
  • Recall the principles of infection
  • Utilize critical thinking skills to apply your knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology
  • Define, pronounce, spell, and utilize complex medical language across all organ systems
  • Click here to Order Online ICD-10 TrainingUtilize the ICD-10 manual to select the appropriate diagnosis codes on case scenarios based on the various body systems.

    Call (888) 501-7686 to get ICD-10 Training started today – we have just what you need to create a valuable foundation of medical knowledge.

     

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