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Online Medical Coding Certificate

Online Medical Coding Course

Medical Coding Course Outline

Learn everything you need to know to start a new career as a Medical Coding Specialist. Your online medical coding course training will include medical terminology, concepts in human anatomy, HIPAA guidelines and medical coding procedures.

Here’s an overview of the custom learning materials and bonus items you’ll receive in your course.

Course Outline

Unit 1


  1. The World of Healthcare
  2. Medical Insurance 101
  3. Medical Records
  4. Electronic Records
  5. Introduction to Medical Terminology
  6. Dividing and Combining Medical Terms
  7. Medical Shorthand
  8. Ethics and Legal Issues
Exam Included with your tuition

Unit 2


  1. Body Systems, Part 1
  2. Body Systems, Part 2
  3. Introduction to Anatomy
  4. Anatomy: Landmarks and Divisions
  5. Cell and Tissue Anatomy and Pathology

Unit  3


  1. Introduction to ICD-10-CM and Coding for Infections
  2. ICD-10-CM Coding from Blood to Metabolic Diseases
  3. ICD-10-CM Coding from Mental Disorders to the Circulatory System
  4. ICD-10-CM Coding from Digestive to Musculoskeletal
  5. ICD-10-CM Coding from Genitourinary System to Complications of Pregnancy
  6. ICD-10-CM Coding from Symptoms to Abnormal Findings
  7. ICD-10-CM Coding from Morbidity to Health Factors, and Provisional Assignment of New Diseases

Unit 4


  1. Procedural Coding 101
  2. Surgical Coding, Part 1
  3. Surgical Coding, Part 2
  4. Radiology, Pathology, Anesthesia and Medicine
  5. Integrating Diagnostic and Procedural Codes

Unit 5


  1. Components of Evaluation and Management Services
  2. Evaluation and Management Services
  3. Final Coding Quiz

Additional Course Materials*

  • Medical Terminology Flashcards
  • Medical Terminology Audio
  • Human Anatomy Flashcards
  • Anatomy and Physiology Textbook
  • CPT Manual
  • ICD-10-CM Manual
  • E/M Audit for Practice Exercise
  • Career Starter Guide
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*Additional course materials will be delivered to you throughout your program.
†Provided in form of reimbursement when the following terms are met: Student submits receipt issued by AAPC, has successfully completed the course and has paid tuition in full. Reimbursement is for up to $349 towards the cost of the CPC-A Exam. In order to sit for the exam you will need to become a member of the AAPC and decide whether you want to purchase a study guide or practice exams. While study materials are not required to take the exam, they will likely help you be better prepared. Note: membership and study material costs are not covered by USCI.