: The Evolution of CPT and ICD is a course that provides an in depth look at the updates and changes to the medical coding systems, CPT and ICD. This course begins by giving a brief look at the history of these coding systems. The course then explores the specific changes to CPT and ICD coding implemented over the previous year. Finishing out the course is a breakdown of the current classification system's guidelines. With the interactive activities and quiz, this course will provide you with a detailed understanding of how the coding systems, CPT and ICD, have evolved and changed over the previous year.
Upon completion of this course the learner will be able to:
• Recognize the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT)
• Identify updates to the coding systems
• Identify the most important changes that impact primary care coding
• Define the International Classification of Diseases
• Answer common questions about the diagnostic code systemInstructor Description
: Though this course is self-paced it is supported by an educational mentor. Our educational mentors are subject matter experts who have years of experience in their field as well as the necessary educational training and credentials to work as an expert. The mentor is available to answer any questions a learner may have including questions on course content, course material, certifications, and even industry questions. Mentors also monitor the progress of learners to ensure training retention and program advancement. In eLearning, motivation is a key tool to success. Because of this our mentors provide encouraging comments, feedback, and coaching to motivate learners throughout the duration of the program to support completion and success!
This program does not require any additional purchases of supplementary materials.