This course covers procedures performed in both inpatient and outpatient health care settings. Beginning with a review of anatomical structures of the eyes and ears, this course segues into common procedures, such as cataract extractions, strabismus surgery, and procedures for glaucoma, myringotomy, and insertion of cochlear implants.
Lesson 1: Anatomy and Function of the Eyes
- Differentiate between structures of the anterior and posterior chamber
- Label key structures within the eye
Lesson 2: Common Eye Procedures
- Determine the device characters for various glaucoma drainage procedures
- Match eye procedures to their corresponding root operations
Lesson 3: Anatomy and Function of the Ears
- Label key structures of each part of the ear
- Identify two key functions of the ear
Lesson 4: Common Ear Procedures
- Select the root operation for tympanoplasty procedures
- Differentiate between single and multiple channel cochlear devices
This program has been approved for 1 continuing education unit for use in fulfilling the continued education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Granting prior approval from AHIMA does not constitute endorsement of the program content or its program sponsor.
This program has the prior approval of the American Academy for Professional Coders (AAPC) for 1 continuing education hour. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor.