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2018 Professional Medical Coding Curriculum (PMCC)

© American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC), PMCC Medical Coding Training Workbook, 2018.

Course Number Course Description Course Hours
 
1001 Medical Compliance 2.5
2301 Third Party Reimbursement 2.5
3001 Introduction to Documentation 1.0
4001 *International Classification of Disease, 10th Clinical Modification, (ICD-10-CM) Outpatient & Inpatient Overview 6.5
4002 *International Classification of Disease, 10th Clinical Modification, (ICD-10-CM) Outpatient & Inpatient Overview 6.5
5001 Intro to Current Physician Terminology (CPT®) & HCPCS Level 2 3.0
6001 *Evaluation & Management-Principles 6.5
7001 *Evaluation & Management-Application (Chart Auditing) 6.5
5001 Surgery: Package & Modifiers 3.0
9001 Surgery: Integumentary System 2.5
1002 Surgery: Musculoskeletal system 2.5
1101 Surgery: Respiratory System 3.0
1201 Surgery: Cardiovascular, Hemi & Lymphatic systems: Mediastinum & Diaphragm 3.0
1301 Surgery: Digestive System 2.5
1401 Surgery: Urinary System 2.0
1501 Surgery: Reproductive system & Delivery & Maternal Care 3.5
1601 Endocrine & Nervous Systems 2.0
1701 Eye & Ocular Adnexa & Ear 2.0
1801 Anesthesia 3.5
1901 Radiology 3.0
2002 Pathology & Laboratory 2.5
2101 Medicine 5.0
2201 Review Class (offered at the end of each class session) 5.0
Total 80

The above lessons are taught over a 15-week period. Illustrations, quizzes and exams are introduced in each chapter to reinforce the concepts. CUHA offers traditional classes on Saturday from 9:00 am -1:30 pm (unless lesson deems longer to complete). Course curriculum details are located in catalog.