Metropolitan Community College offers many flexible scheduling options to you meet degree requirements while balancing work and life. For convenience, we have listed our classes in alphabetical order.
HIM 202 - Clinical Classification Systems - Diagnostic (4 credits)
Prerequisite: HIM 100, HLSC 108 or BIOL 109 or BIOL 110 and BIOL 210 with a grade of C or better, and Formal Admittance to the Health Information Management Program. The course teaches students nomenclatures and use of the International Classification of Disease (ICD) system using ICD coding guidelines as they relate to body systems. Students develop an understanding for the need of quality information and standards of ethical coding by utilizing codes as they apply to the Prospective Payment Systems.