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2022-2023 Arapahoe Community College Catalog 
2022-2023 Arapahoe Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIT 2020 - ICD Coding I

3 Credits

Introduces the ICD coding classification system and provides a basic understanding of ICD structure, conventions and principles utilized in coded assignment. The student will be introduced to the official coding guidelines. They will apply knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology and pharmacology in the assignment of diagnostic and procedure codes. Note: This course was previously listed as HIT 220.

Prerequisite(s): HIT 1001  with a grade of “C” or better

Corequisite(s): HIT 1001