Certified Professional Coder Course (Medical Coding)
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Certified Professional Coder Course (Medical Coding)

by StrongPoint Educational & Training Institute

1,710 AED

(VAT inclusive)

Certified Professional Coder Course (Medical Coding)

1,710 AED

(VAT inclusive)

when:
Sat, 5 Mar 2022 9:00AM + 9 dates
(see timings & price options)
where:
Dubai - Bur Dubai
level:
All Levels
Cancellation Policy: 48 hours prior to course start with full refund
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Description:

Medical coding accuracy is key to optimal, ethical reimbursement, which makes medical coders integral to the financial resources of every healthcare organization providing treatment and services to patients.

This medical coding training course will teach you the fundamentals of medical coding, prepare you for certification, and help you establish yourself in the industry. AAPC certification programs include many coding subspecialties; all of which are rated #1 among medical coding schools.

The Certified Professional Coder (CPC) exam is the conclusive step to attaining CPC certification—renowned throughout the world of healthcare as the gold standard for physician-based medical coding. Bypassing the CPC exam and earning the right to append the CPC acronym to your name, you become a healthcare business professional recognized for reliable mastery of professional-fee medical coding.

Course Outline

  • 10,000 Series CPT®: The 10,000 Series CPT® part of the exam will consist of ten questions related to surgical procedures performed on the integumentary system, which includes skin, subcutaneous, and accessory structures, as well as nails, pilonidal cysts, repairs, destruction, and breast.
  • 20,000 Series CPT®: The ten questions in the 20,000 Series CPT® will home in on surgical procedures performed on the musculoskeletal system from head to toe. Specifically, these areas include the head, neck, back and flank, spine, abdomen, shoulder, arm, hand and fingers, pelvis and hip, leg, foot, and toes.
  • 30,000 Series CPT®: Ten questions covering the 30,000 Series CPT® focus on surgical procedures performed on the respiratory system, surgical procedures performed on the cardiovascular system, surgical procedures performed on the hemic and lymphatic systems, and surgical procedures performed on the mediastinum and diaphragm.
  • 40,000 Series CPT®: Your knowledge of the 40,000 Series CPT® will be tested with ten questions targeting surgical procedures performed on the digestive system, which will focus on these areas: lips, mouth, palate and uvula, salivary gland and ducts, pharynx, adenoids, and tonsils, esophagus, stomach, intestines, appendix, rectum, anus, liver, biliary tract, pancreas, abdomen, peritoneum, and omentum.
  • 50,000 Series CPT®: The CPC exam will assess your knowledge of the 50,000 Series CPT® with ten questions pertaining to surgical procedures performed on the urinary system, surgical procedures performed on the male reproductive system, surgical procedures performed on the female reproductive system, including maternity and delivery, and surgical procedures performed on the endocrine system.
  • 60,000 Series CPT®: Ten questions directed at the 60,000 Series CPT® involve surgical procedures performed on the nervous system and will include codes pertaining to the skull, meninges, brain, spine, spinal cord, extracranial nerves, peripheral nerves, autonomic nervous system.
  • Evaluation and Management: Ten E/M questions will assess your coding proficiency related to the place of services, such as office/other outpatient, hospital observation, hospital inpatient, consultations, emergency department, critical care, nursing facility, domiciliary, and rest homes, and home services. It will also include questions directed at preventive medicine, non-face-to-face services, neonatal and pediatric critical care, intensive care, prolonged services, chronic care, transitional care, case management, and care plan oversight.
  • Anesthesia: Eight questions related to anesthesia will pertain to time reporting, qualifying circumstances, physical status modifiers, anesthesia for surgical, diagnostic, and obstetric services.
  • Radiology: The ten questions in this section of the CPC test will focus on both diagnostic and interventional radiology, including diagnostic ultrasound, radiologic guidance, mammography, bone, and joint studies, radiation oncology, and nuclear medicine.
  • Laboratory / Pathology: Ten path/lab questions will determine your knowledge of organ and disease panels, drug testing, therapeutic drug assays, evocation/suppression testing, consultations, urinalysis, molecular pathology, MAAA, chemistry, hematology and coagulation, immunology, transfusions, microbiology, anatomic pathology, cytopathology, cytogenetic studies, surgical pathology, in vivo and reproductive.
  • Medicine: Ten questions will cover numerous specialty-specific coding scenarios, as well as immunizations, biofeedback, dialysis, central nervous system assessments, health and behavior assessments, hydration, medical nutrition, therapeutic and diagnostic administration, chemotherapy administration, photodynamic therapy, osteopathic manipulative treatment, patient education and training, non-face-to-face nonphysician services, and moderate sedation.
  • Medical Terminology: Medical terminology for all systems in the human body will be assessed in eight questions.
  • Anatomy: Anatomy for all systems in the human body will be assessed in eight questions.
  • ICD-10-CM/Diagnosis: Ten questions will require proficiency in diagnosis for all the chapters included in ICD-10-CM, as well as thorough knowledge of the ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting. Additionally, diagnosis questions will appear in other sections of the exam from the CPT® categories.
  • HCPCS Level II: Five questions on the CPC exam will pertain to HCPCS Level II coding and include questions focusing on modifiers, supplies, medications, and professional services for Medicare patients.
  • Coding Guidelines: This section of the CPC test will involve six questions addressing the ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting, CPT® coding guidelines and parenthetical notes, and modifier use.
  • Compliance and Regulatory: Five questions testing your knowledge of compliance and regulations will pertain to services covered under Medicare Parts A, B, C, and D; applying coding to payment policy, place of service reporting, fraud and abuse, NCCI edits, NCD/LCD, HIPAA, ABNs, and RVUs.

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Skill Level:

All Levels

Materials:

  • The center will provide books 

Cancellation Policy:

48 hours prior to course start with full refund

Age Requirements:

18 and older

Additional Info:

  • Students will receive a KHDA-attested certificate 

  • Exam fees are payable to AAPC. After booking the course, the instructor will guide you on the payment process 

Location:

#401 - H Floor Al Safa Commercial Building
Outside BurJuman Metro (Exit 1), same building as Evisu
Bur Dubai
Dubai

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This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions below:
Saturday
5 MAR
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Saturday
12 MAR
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Saturday
19 MAR
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Saturday
26 MAR
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Saturday
2 APR
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Saturday
9 APR
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Saturday
16 APR
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Saturday
23 APR
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Saturday
30 APR
9:00AM - 4:00PM
Saturday
7 MAY
9:00AM - 4:00PM
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Catherine Dionicio
Thu, 25 Nov 2021, 12:02PM
"Great class! The instructor explains well."
Khawar Butt
Fri, 12 Mar 2021, 1:45PM
"Great instructor & class "

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