CUHA is distinctive as the only 15-week accelerated and training course in the Memphis, TN area that offers extensive and thorough training for students to successfully pass the national certification medical coding examination. CUHA philosophy is to strive at teaching the basic and/or advance skills for Current Physician Terminology (CPT), International Classification of Disease, 10th Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM), and medical compliance to enable healthcare providers the correct way to file medical claims the first time and to receive maximal reimbursement from the insurance industry (third-party payers).
The Professional Medical Coding Curriculum (PMCC) is the sole based curriculum utilized. The PMCC is sponsored by the American Academy of Professional Coders. The PMCC program is accredited by American Nurses Credential on Commission & Utah Nurses Association. CUHA is also recognized as a Postsecondary school authorized under the Tennessee Higher Education Commission (THEC).