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HIT:206Diagnosis Coding Systems II3

This course is a continuation of Diagnosis Coding Systems I. Students are introduced to intermediate coding cases and scenarios along with Diagnosis Related Groups (DRGs) and their relationship to clinical coding. Communication skills and techniques for the workplace are emphasized throughout the course. Students should enroll in HIT 207 in the same semester. Corequisite: HIT 207. Prerequisites: HIT 102, HIT 103, HIT 106, HIT 107 and Reading Proficiency.