ICD-10 Curriculum

Our goal is to help direct Federally Qualified Health Centers into the direction of the new healthcare system by training and providing employees and healthcare practitioners the understanding and skills necessary for the implementation of the ICD-10 system. The curriculum is divided into modules with supporting materials provided wherever required. The modules will assist in skills building wih many Question & Answer exercises. In any of our approved ICD-10 programs; ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, and GEM these are the must-learn topics and other topics optional depending upon the knowledge you want to possess and apply in your career and workplace.

MODULE : 1
(Basics)

What is Medical Coding?
What is Medical Billing?
Revenue Cycle Management
CMS-1500 ,claim Form Examples and Explanation
Clean Claims with examples
Medical record
Practice Questions
Module 1 Final test for Grading. (Online)

MODULE : 2
(Medical Terminology)

Word root
Combining forms
Suffixes
Prefixes
Common terms
Practice Questions 1
Practice Questions 2
Practice Questions 3

MODULE : 3
(Anatomy and Physiology with Illustrations )

Integumentory system
Digestive System
Respiratory system
Excertory System
Musculoskeletal System
Nervous System
Cardiovascular system
Eye
Lymph/immune system
Male Reproductive system
Female Reproductive system
Oncology
Pathology
Pharmacology
Surgical terms
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 4
ICD basics ( Diagnosis Coding)

Why ICD
Structure, Volumes
Classification
Conventions
How to Code, Coding examples
V Codes, V codes examples
Coding Signs and Symptoms
E Codes ( External cause)
Hypertension
Burns
Injuries
Fractures
Adverse effects
Cancer ICD Coding, Examples
Surgical Terms
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 5
CPT Basics ( Procedure Coding)

CPT and HCPCS Basics ( Supplies and Drugs Coding)
How to Code, Examples
Examples
Advanced CPT Coding, Sample Medical Records for coding and billing. Once you complete this modules you will understand how Medical Coding and Billing is done
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 6

Evaluation and Management Coding ( Office Visits, Consultations,Hospital Visits, Emergency room visits, Critical care services etc)
Sample Medical Records for coding
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 7

Anesthesia Coding and Billing
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 8

Surgical Modifiers, Examples and Practice Questions
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 9
(Anatomy and Physiology with Illustrations )

Incision and Drainage, Skin repair, Paring of lesions, Skin grafting. Coding Mohs Surgery,
Coding Burns, Coding procedures on nails. Sample questions and answers
Debridement
Excision of Lesions
Suturing ( Repair)
Procedures Related to Breast

MODULE : 10
Musculoskeletal System Coding

Exploration
Trigger Point Injections
Fractures
Arthroscopy
Spinal instrumentation
Application of Casts and Splints

MODULE : 11
Respiratory and Cardiovascular Coding

Laryngoscopy, Bronchoscopy etc
Bypass surgery
Intenrventional cardiology
Pacemakers
Procedures related to Lungs
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 12
Digestive System Coding

Esophagoscopy
EGD
ERCP
Liver Procedures
Sigmoidoscopy
Colonoscopy
Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 13

Urology/OB Gyn Coding
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 14

Neurology Coding
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 15

Sense Organs
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 16

Radiology Coding
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 17

Pathology Coding
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 18

Medicine Coding
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 19

Practice Question

MODULE : 20

Category II and Category III codes
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 21

CPT Appendix Examples

MODULE : 22

Respiratory and Cardiovascular Coding
HCPCS Examples (Coding Supplies and Drugs)

MODULE : 23

Medical Billing in detail
Insurance (Medicare, Medicaid, TRICARE, Private payers, Workers Compensation)
CMS-1500, UB 92
Denial Management
Insurance Verification
Authorizations, CMS 1500 claim form practice. Sample Medical Records for billing practice.
Appeals
NPI/CLIA
HMO/PPO/POS plans etc
PQRI
DRGs
APC
Final test for Grading

MODULE : 24

HIPAA Titles
HITECH law
Stark law

MODULE : 25

Practice Questions
FINAL TEST ( 1 retake allowed)
CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION
3 sets of Sample CPC paper with Rationale
Medical Billing/Claim Processing tool