Clinical coders are responsible for reading medical notes and recording and analysing their contents. These notes are then translated into alphanumeric codes that provide information on the patient’s visit.
In this Clinical Coding – Online Course training course, you will be trained on this process step-by-step, taking you through the general coding guidelines and standards. It will also teach you how to use 3M software to assign ICD diagnosis codes and carry out day-to-day coding tasks, developing your knowledge of common medical diseases and conditions along the way.
Whether you are looking to become a Clinical Coder or want to learn more about clinical coding as a healthcare professional, this course breaks down fundamental topics into bite-size, easy to follow modules, to provide you with the best possible learning experience.
It should be noted that this course aims to provide you with the basic knowledge of clinical coding, coding guidelines, understanding of clinical procedures and administration. However, this course won’t make you a certified clinical coder.
Key Topics to be Covered
Your Path to Success
On successful completion of this course, learners will have the skills, credentials and knowledge needed to kickstart a successful career in clinical coding. They will have the skills required to work in the following related professions:
Skills You Will Gain
Is This Course Right for You?
This Clinical Coding – Online Course training course is ideal for anyone looking to secure a career in this field. This course is open to everyone and can be studied on a part-time or full-time basis.
Once you have completed the learning modules in the course, your abilities will be assessed through an assignment which must be completed to pass the course successfully.
|Module 01: Introduction to Clinical Coding|
|Introduction to Clinical Coding||00:44:00|
|Module 02: Introduction to Clinical Records Its Confidentiality|
|Introduction to Clinical Records and Its Confidentiality||00:51:00|
|Module 03: Clinical Terminology and Jargons|
|Clinical Terminology and Jargons||00:44:00|
|Module 04: Introduction to ICD-10 Coding|
|Introduction to ICD-10 Coding||00:34:00|
|Module 05: General Coding Standards of ICD-10|
|General Coding Standards of ICD-10||00:44:00|
|Module 06: ICD-10 5th Edition Codes (Chapter 1 to 4)|
|ICD-10 5th Edition Codes (Chapter 1 to 4)||00:46:00|
|Module 07: ICD-10 5th Edition Codes (Chapter 5 to 10)|
|ICD-10 5th Edition Codes (Chapter 5 to 10)||01:02:00|
|Module 08: ICD-10 5th Edition Codes (Chapter 11 to 15)|
|ICD-10 5th Edition Codes (Chapter 11 to 15)||01:00:00|
|Module 09: ICD-10 5th Edition Codes (Chapter 16 to 22)|
|ICD-10 5th Edition Codes (Chapter 16 to 22)||01:04:00|
|Module 10: Introduction to OPCS-4|
|Introduction to OPCS-4||00:48:00|
|Module 11: Introduction to SNOMED CT|
|Introduction to SNOMED CT||00:41:00|
|Module 12: Other types of Clinical Coding|
|Other types of Clinical Coding||00:34:00|
|Module 13: Legal and Ethical Aspects of Working in a Clinical Environment|
|Legal and Ethical Aspects of Working in a Clinical Environment||00:35:00|
|Assignment – Clinical Coding – Online Course||00:00:00|
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