Medical coding is the transformation of healthcare diagnosis, procedures, medical services, and equipment into universal medical alphanumeric codes..
In Australia the classification system is ICD-10-AM, ACHI and ACS (International Classification of Diseases 10th revision..
In this certificate program, you will understand the coding concepts and medical record auditing as seen through a medical auditor’s eyes..
Medical transcription, also known as MT, is an allied health profession, which deals in the process of transcription, or converting..
This program is designed to prepare candidates for employment in Dental health care settings as, Dental Coder, Dental Biller, Dental Auditor, Insurance co-ordinator or Authorization Officer...
Eligibility: Graduation in any discipline
Learn one of the on-demand, lucrative IT career fields, Health Information Management (HIM), a combination of business, science, and information technology. Bureau of Labor Statistics cites health information technicians as one of the 20 fastest-growing occupations in the US.
Be part of an ever changing field that’s exciting and keep your intelligence quite motivated at all times
Information is the key to provide quality care to patients. Health records are the primary source of information used by hospitals and health care facilities to code services for payment purposes. This information is also needed by public health officials to indicate disease patterns and trends, and by medical researchers for analysis, comparison and decision support.
The medical record (communication link between physician, nurses and other healthcare providers), in manual or automated form, houses the medical information that describes all aspects of patient care.
With the automated form information is stored as uniform coded data for interoperability, exchange and analysis to enhance the healthcare system, population health studies, research capabilities and economics of a country.
This information is also needed by public health officials to indicate disease patterns and trends, and by medical researchers for analysis, comparison and decision support.
The HIM course places the students among the nation’s fastest growing occupation in