MC Medical Coding AAPC CPC
Exam Preparation Course

Course Curriculum

16 Week Course Outline

Virtual class time – Wednesdays 5:00 pm est- 7:00pm est

Course Length: To be completed at student’s own pace within the 16 week period or less.

REQUIRED BOOKS
(included in cost of course):

  1. Current Procedure Coding (CPT) 2023 Professional Edition
  2. ICD-10-CM 2023 Expert Edition
  3. HCPCS Level II 2023 Expert Edition
  • Chapter 1 – The Business of Medicine
  • Chapter 2 – Anatomy and Terminology
  • Chapter 3 – Introduction to ICD-10-CM
  • Chapter 6 – Introduction to CPT, HCPCS and Modifiers
  • Chapter 3 – Introduction to ICD-10-CM
  • Chapter 4 – ICD-10-CM Coding Chapters 1-11
  • Chapter 5 – ICD-10-CM Coding Chapters 12-21
  • Chapter 4 – 5 – ICD-10-CM Coding
  • Chapter 6 – Introduction to CPT Surgery Guidelines, HCPCS, and Modifiers y
  • Chapter 7 – Integumentary System
  • Chapter 8 – Musculoskeletal System
  • Chapter 9 – Respiratory, Hemic, Lymphatic, Mediastinum, Diaphragm
  • Chapter 10 – Cardiovascular System Review of taking multiple choice CPC exam
  • One and one-half hour Mock CPC exam (35 multiple choice questions) Review with rationale
  • Chapter 11 – Digestive System
  • Chapter 12 – Urinary System and Male Genital System
  • Chapter 13 – Reproductive Systems, Female Genital System and Maternity
  • Chapter 14 – Endocrine System and Nervous System
  • Chapter 15 – Eye and Ocular Adnexa, Auditory Systems Catch – up, Review, Q&A
  • Chapter 16 – Anesthesia
  • Chapter 17 – Radiology
  • Chapter 18 – Pathology/Laboratory
  • Chapter 20 – Mediciney
  • Chapter 19 – Evaluation and Management
  • Catch – up
  • Review of taking multiple choice CPC exam
  • Two hours Mock CPC exam (50 multiple choice)
  • Review with rationale
  • Discuss and schedule AAPC CPC exam date

Methods of Evaluation

The instructional methods used include, practice exercises, audio/video and virtual in-class lectures, chapter review exams, and a final exam. To receive a certificate of completion, students must successfully complete the course within the allotted time frame of 16 weeks/4 months or less with passing score of 70% or higher on all chapter exams, final exam and final course score.