Course OverviewThis professional training course covers level II of the HSPCS coding system. HCPCS level II is a standardized coding system that is used primarily to identify products, supplies, and services not included in the CPT codes, such as ambulance services and durable medical equipment, injections, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS). A complete review of HCPCS level II modifiers and their relationship to CPT-4 codes will also be covered. A basic knowledge of CPT coding is desired. NOTE: Tuition includes required book: AAPC HCPCS Level II Expert of the current year.
PrerequisitesStudent should be registered in the Administrative Medical Coding and Billing Program and should have completed 38104, 38102, 38105. Students who have taken a an online medical coding and billing program or those who have taken a CPT course are eligible to take the course. If you have taken a program at another institution please contact the program supervisor in Health to make sure you are eligible.
UNM Tuition Remission
UNM Staff, Faculty, and Retirees: This course is Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. For more information, visit the UNM Tuition Remission information page click here.