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Academy of Medical Coders India®

(An Autonomous Body Recognized by Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India)

Certificate in Medical Coding and ICD-10-CM

AMCI has launched this Certificate Programme in medical coding. The programme has been designed by professionals with experience in the real medical coding world. The programme structure appropriately covers all essentials of Medical Coding and ICD-10 along with diagnosis and procedure codes extensively and lives examples, exercises, case studies and brief of Medical Coding and ICD-10. Conditions and complications from all 21 chapters of Medical Coding and ICD-10-CM and associated procedures are rigorously covered through life-like coding scenarios. Since the programme is meant for fresh passouts as well as employed professionals from the healthcare industry or existing medical coders, the programme briefs all aspects in a limited time and shorter duration.

IGMPI has long been a part of the healthcare education chain and has been into the field with its many professional’s healthcare programmes. This yet another one has been an addition to the basket of existing ones.

The case study based approach in Medical Coding and ICD-10 programme via Regular and online interactive modes is designed for students and professionals who wish to complete the programme in shorter time duration. This programme is beneficial for professionals from different streams to help them intensify their knowledge. This is a fast track and advanced programme having rigorous case studies based methodology throughout the duration.

Programme Structure

Module 1 : Introduction to Medical Coding

Module 2 : Basics of Anatomy and Physiology

Module 3 : Medical Coding and terminologies in association with Diseases

Module 4 : Introduction to International Classification of Diseases (ICD)

Module 5 : Certain Infectious and Parasitic Diseases (A00-B99)

Module 6 : Neoplasms (C00-D49)

Module 7 : Diseases of the Blood and Blood-forming Organs and Certain Disorders Involving the Immune Mechanism (D50-D89)

Module 8 : Endocrine, Nutritional, and Metabolic Diseases (E00-E89)

Module 9 : Mental, Behavioral and Neurodevelopmental Disorders (F01-F99)

Module 10 : Diseases of Nervous System (G00-G99)

Module 11 : Diseases of Eye and Adnexa (H00-H59)

Module 12 : Diseases of Ear and Mastoid Process (H60-H95)

Module 13 : Diseases of Circulatory System (I00-I99)

Module 14 : Diseases of Respiratory System (J00-J99)

Module 15 : Diseases of Digestive System (K00-K94)

Module 16 : Diseases of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (L00-L99)

Module 17 : Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue (M00-M99)

Module 18 : Diseases of Genitourinary System (N00-N99)

Module 19 : Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Puerperium (O00-O9A)

Module 20 : Newborn (Perinatal) Guidelines (P00-P96)

Module 21 : Congenital Malformations, Deformations, and Chromosomal Abnormalities (Q00-Q99)

Module 22 : Symptoms, Signs, and Abnormal Clinical and Laboratory Findings, Not Elsewhere Classified (R00-R99)

Module 23 : Injury, Poisoning, and Certain Other Consequences of External Causes (S00-T88)

Module 24 : External Causes of Morbidity (V00-Y99)

Module 25 : Factors Influencing Health Status and Contact with Health Services (Z00-Z99)

Module 26 : Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS)

Module 27 : Current Procedural Terminology (CPT)

Module 28 : Modifiers

Module 29 : Evaluation and Management Guidelines for Medical coding professionals

Module 30 : Radiology and Anaesthesia Guidelines for Medical coding professionals

Module 31 : Surgery Guidelines for Medical coding professionals

Module 32 : Pathology and Laboratory and Medicine Services and Procedures Guidelines for Medical coding professionals

Module 33 : Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

Module 34 : Case Studies

Programme Methodology

In the Regular and online interactive modes classes are conducted throughout the duration of the programme apart from Learning Management System (LMS) support and comprehensive and dynamic study material for all the modules. For Delhi NCR and Hyderabad students face to face classroom sessions will be conducted on weekends and for other location students interactive classroom sessions will be conducted.

Eligibility

Any Graduation/ B.tech/ B.Sc. in Microbiology/ Life Sciences/ Botany/ Zoology/ Food Science/ Food Technology/ BE/ B.Pharma/ MBBS/ BDS/ BHMS/ BUMS/ BAMS or any other discipline. Diploma holders are eligible for our Executive Diploma, Industry Certificate, and Certificate Programmes.

Programme Duration

The programme will be completed over a period of three months upto six months which will include the tenure applicable for examinations as well as case studies completion.

Registration

The registration dates for this programme run by the Institute are updated timely on the webpage. Effective online learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the programme lectures, online live classes and study material easily accessible. This gives a huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.

Programme Deliverables

A comprehensive study material for all the modules in hard copies ensuring the needs of the audience. The accompanying training material is appropriately aligned with the current Industry’s expectations.

  • – Assignments for all the programme modules for continuous evaluation and guidance.
  • – Interactive or online live sessions on all key areas of the programme giving all flexibility to the participants.
  • – Online classes for all the modules will be conducted on the weekends. Moreover, a doubt clearing session will also be scheduled before the examination.
  • – All the efforts are made by IGMPI faculty members to make the entire programme modules easily understandable.
  • – Assessment and evaluation for all the programme modules in order to enhance the levels of competencies and skills of the participants leading towards the objective of application in the job.
  • – At the end of each programme modules, the trainers shall obtain feedback from the participants using specially designed questionnaires.
  • – All learning and training delivery initiatives shall be conducted in English.

Examination & Certification

IGMPI follows a credit system based on all learning activities involved in studying for all PG Diploma, Executive Diploma and Certificate Programmes. Each of your modules is equal to 4 credits. To successfully complete the programme, you will have to earn all the credits assigned to your programme.

All the participants are obliged to timely submit completed assessment assignments (during the programme, usually after every module) and appear for an online exam at the end of the programme. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Industry certificate in Medical Coding and ICD 10-CM by Academy of Medical Coders India, IGMPI. For all the above mentioned modules elaborate programme material, self-assessment assignments and project work details would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the webpage as well.

Placement Assistance and Corporate Relations:

AMCI offers 100% Placement Assistance to its students. The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing placement assistance to its participants. Besides, it has a robust placement cell comprising senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintain close links with business industries like e4e, Porteck India Infoservices, Gebbs Healthcare Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Nestem Technologies, Genpact, Cognizant, Medwrite etc. This cell is continuously engaged in promoting employability of our participants. The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing while also assisting assessing them to polish their interview skills.

In recent months the Institute has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working with global pharmaceutical, healthcare like Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, Aurobindo Pharma, Glenmark Generics, Cipla, Wockhardt, Pfizer, Abbott, Medtronic, Foster Corporation, Ipca Laboratories, Calyx, Bliss GVS Pharma, Accenture, Wipro, Fortis Clinical Research, Quintiles, SeQuent, Mankind, Beryl Drugs, Ciron, Sun Pharmaceutical, Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, Biocon, Apollo Hospitals, etc

Future career Prospects of

Healthcare industry is a fast growing industry; so as the career opportunities in the industry. The demand for Medical Coders is increasing all over the world day by day. Medical coding is an upcoming in-demand field in the stream of Healthcare Administration. A medical coder extracts the information from patients’ medical records and converts them to an industry-standard medical code, which is accepted universally.The healthcare industry is a fast-growing industry and the demand for medical coders is increasing exponentially. There are two factors that again make the demand for Coders high. Due to the immediate implementation of Medical Coding and ICD-10 (International Classification of Diseases-10th Revision) and EHR (Electronic Health Record), the Healthcare Industry is aggressively looking for trained, efficient, knowledgeable and certified coders.


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