This module presents the fundamentals necessary to apply codes for diagnoses of the endocrine system as well as disorders of nutrition and metabolism.
This module is comprised of four lessons:
•Overview of the endocrine system, nutrition, and metabolism.
•ICD-10-CM coding in the endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic systems.
•ICD-10-CM coding practice.
•Identify the purpose of the pancreas.
•List the six essential nutrients.
•Explain why postsurgical hypothyroidism codes to a different category than other hypothyroidism codes.
•Utilize coding guidelines to assign combination diabetes and diabetic complications codes.
•Apply ICD-10-CM coding principles and guidelines to selected endocrine, metabolic, and nutritional conditions.
•Given a diagnostic statement or case study, assign ICD-10-CM codes.
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 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.
Recommended operating systems:
Window 7 or higher
Mac OS 10.7 or higher
Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 or greater
Mozilla Firefox 2.0 or greater
Google Chrome 2.0 or greater
Apple Safari 2.0 or greater
DSL or better
Recommended internet connection speed 500 or higher kbps
Adobe Acrobat Reader
Adobe Flash Player
Current version of Java
Sound: (all modules are fully narrated)
Computer speakers or headset
Printer access to print CEU certifications