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What is Medical Coding?
Medical Coding is the act of assigning a code to a medical service.
It consists of a system designed to uniformly represent and report medical services.
Basically, medical coding is medical language (documentation) translated into numbers.
When will the next class start?
Current Calendar
Where are classes held?
The class is located at 8 South Dunlap, GEB, Memphis, TN 38163
Currently there are no online classes offered.
What does the curriculum include?
Medical compliance & Third Party reimbursement
ICD-10-CM
CPT with anatomy of organ systems (entire book)
HCPCS Level 2 entire book
Further Details in catalog
What are the admissions requirements?
Please review our admission requirements.
How to enroll?
Student must contact the director to discuss their knowledge and experience level for coding and/or billing practices that are current or past. Enrollment forms must be completed prior to enrollment. Further details are located under enrollment policy and admission tab.
What is the cost?
Each class is $135 for four-to-six hours
Workbooks and membership cost is $185 (subject to change)
Textbooks, Examination and Membership costs are NOT included
Are payment plans offered?
catalog
Where to purchase textbooks?
What textbooks to purchase?
The textbooks to purchase are:
  • AMA-Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Professional Ed. (strongly recommended)
  • International Classification of Diseases 10th, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM)
  • Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) Level 2
  • AAPC's approved manuals are stated at www.aapc.com/certification/cpc.aspx
Are review classes offered?
Yes, each review class is offered at the end of each class session.
Review class schedule
Certifications offered by AAPC are:
Certified Professional Coder CPC (Physician coding)
Certified Outpatient Coder (COC) Formerly known as CPC-H
Certified Professional Coder-Payer (CPC-P)
Certified Professional Biller (CPB)
Several Specialty Exams - refer to www.aapc.com
Are CEU's offered?
Yes, but after student has passed the national examination. Refer to AAPC's CEU policy.
Currently CUHA does not offer CEU's online.
Staring pay for coders
http://www.aapc.com
Examination Dates
http://www.aapc.com
Examination Location
http://www.aapc.com
General Information
For general information see catalog.
Program Description
Course Curriculum full details are found in the catalog
When is graduation held?
Graduation ceremony is scheduled upon completion from the PMCC. The student will be provided a certificate of completion and a transcript during the graduation ceremony. Student will not receive contact hours for any class not attended.