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Medical Coding Short-Term Technical Certificate

Medical Coding Short-Term Technical Certificate

This program is available at the Beavercreek, Bellefontaine and Springfield - Leffel Lane locations. Courses are offered in an eight (8) week format to be completed in either Fall or Spring semesters. Students should follow the recommended sequencing of courses, with consideration to the pre/co requisites, including college preparatory requirements. All coding resources available in print and online.

This certificate is available for students who need a quicker entry into the job market. Students receive instruction in CPT/ICD-10-PCS and ICD-10-CM coding, as well in medical terminology and A & P. This certificate is fully embedded in the Advanced Medical Coding Short-Term Technical Certificate, the Health Information Technology Departmental Certificate, as well as the Medical Office Administration associate degree. 

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Outcomes and Curriculum

Upon successful completion of the Medical Coding Short-Term Technical Certificate, a graduate will be able to:

  • Analyze information and demonstrate comprehension.
  • Code medical documents and assists in the management of patient’s health information.
  • Demonstrate accurate coding of procedures and diagnoses utilizing resources, such as, CPT, ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, and HCPCS.
Course Title Credits
BIO 1105 Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology 3
MST 1105 Medical Terminology * 2
OAD 2301 CPT/ICD-10-PCS Coding 3
OAD 2302 ICD-10-CM Coding 3
  Total credit hours 11
*MST 1105 must be successfully completed with a C or better within five years.  If older than five years, the course must be repeated.

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Debora Rudd Instructor and Coordinator, Business and Applied Technologies