Medical Coder/Biller (HIM)

HIM 1800  Professional Practice Experience  
Credit Hours:   6  
Prerequisites: BSCC 1084, CGS 2100, HIMC 1000, HIMC 1222, HIMC 1253, HIMC 1255, HIMC 1273, HSC 1531, HSC 1554, and HSCC 1000 - all courses with a grade of "C" or higher  
Lab Fee: Yes  

This capstone course provides students actual coding and/or billing experience in health care setting. The student will participate in a wide range of duties, giving the student opportunity to apply knowledge of coding/billing procedures. There is no remuneration to the student. A grade of "C" or higher is required in all other courses and signature of program coordinator is required for registration.