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AOT 143 - Office Systems and Procedures

Class: 3 Lab: 0 Credits: 3
This course includes a study of disease and procedural coding and classification systems.

Prerequisite(s): Take AOT 141  and AHS 102  with a minimum grade of “C”.
Course Topics:
  • Level II National Codes
  • Assigning diagnoses codes
  • Coding for Anesthesia
  • Coding guidelines for surgery
  • Coding for surgery
  • Use of CPT codes
  • Levels of evaluation and management services

Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn Web site
Grading System:
An overall grade of C or higher is required in this class to be applied toward any Administrative Office Technology degree or certificate.

A 90 - 100
B 80 - 89
C 70 - 79
D 60 - 69
F 0 - 59

Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Utilize CPT codes to code a wide variety of patient services.
  2. Differentiate between Evaluation and Management services.
  3. Apply coding and conventions when assigning diagnoses codes.

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