*Both must be completed in lieu of BIOL 2404 to satisfy program.
Graduates of the above certificate are prepared for an intermediate level positiion. This requires in-depth knowledge of medical terminology; anatomy and physiology; disease processes and treatment. Documentation requirements to substantiate services provided for the following: Coding of diagnoses and procedures and reimbursement methods. Graduates of the above certificate may consider pursuit of national certifying exams administered by the American Health Information Management Association (www.ahima.org) (CCS and CCS-P) and/or American Academy of Professional Coders (www.aapc.com) (CPC and CPC-H).