HEALTH CLASSIFICATION AND CLINICAL CODING A
Credit points: 15
In this subject students will develop an introductory working knowledge of the fundamental conventions and rules for classification of diseases and health interventions using the current Australian version of the World Health Organisation's International Classification of Diseases (ICD-10-AM) and the Australia Classification for Health Interventions (ACHI). Students will begin to develop an understanding of the complexity of the classification process and will develop skills in medical record abstraction and interpretation to support application of developing health classification skills.
FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorBarbara Gleeson
Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo
Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG
Prerequisites HBS1HBA and HBS1HBB
Equivalent subjects HIM1HCA
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||International classification of diseases and related health problems, 10th revision, Australian modification||Preliminary||National Centre for Classification in Health||8TH EDN, NCCH|
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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBarbara Gleeson
One 1.0 hours lecture per study period and delivered via blended.
"Self-directed work in computer lab."
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
|mid semester exam||25|
|one 2-hour written examination||Hurdle requirement: must complete all workbook activities and present prior to final examination||50|
|two practicums (1,000 words)||25|