Program

Overview

Codes Unlimited Healthcare Academy (CUHA) is an academy that provides unlimited physician coding and medical compliance services to healthcare providers. CUHA is distinctive as the only 17-week accelerated preparatory and training course in the Memphis area that offers extensive and thorough training for students to successfully pass the national certification medical coding examination. CUHA offers distance learning for both hybrid and blended learning: The hybrid teaching method include a teacher instructing in-person and remote students at the same time. And the blended learning model combines in-person teaching with asynchronous learning methods, where students work on online exercises and watch instructional videos during their own time.  CUHA philosophy is to strive at teaching the basic and/or advance skills for Current Procedural Terminology (CPT), International Classification of Disease, 10th revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM), Healthcare Common Procedure Coding Systems (HCPCS) II code sets along with the medical compliance to enable any healthcare provider the correct way to file medical claims the first time to receive maximal reimbursement from the insurance industry (third-party payers).

Course Curriculum

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©American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC), PMCC Medical Coding Training Workbook, 2021.

Course NumberCourse DescriptionCourse Hours
1001Business of Medicine: (Reimbursement, HIPAA & Compliance,)2.5
1002Medical Terminology & Anatomy Review (covered through-out the course)2.5
3001Introduction to Documentation (operative cases/procedures covered through-out the course)
4001*International Classification of Disease, 10th Clinical Modification, (ICD-10-CM) Outpatient; (covered through-out the course) Overview ICD-10-PCS Inpatient4.5
4002*International Classification of Disease, 10th Clinical Modification, (ICD-10-CM) Outpatient; (covered through-out the course)4.5
4003*International Classification of Disease, 10th Clinical Modification, (ICD-10-CM) Outpatient; (covered through-out the course)4.0
5001Intro to Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) Guidelines & HCPCS Level 2, CPT® Surgery: Package & Modifiers (covered through-out the course)6.0
6001CPT® *Evaluation & Management-Principles6.5
7001CPT® *Evaluation & Management-Application (Chart Auditing)6.5
9001CPT® Surgery: Integumentary System2.5
1002CPT® Surgery: Musculoskeletal system2.5
1101CPT® Surgery: Respiratory, Hemi, Lymphatic, Mediastinum & Diaphragm Systems2.5
1201CPT® Surgery: Cardiovascular System4.5
1301CPT® Surgery: Digestive System2.5
1401CPT® Surgery: Urinary System2.0
1501CPT® Surgery: Reproductive system & Delivery & Maternal Care3.5
1601CPT® Endocrine & Nervous Systems2.0
1701CPT® Eye & Ocular Adnexa & Ear2.0
1801CPT® Anesthesia3.5
1901CPT® Radiology (covered through-out the course)3.0
2002CPT® Pathology & Laboratory2.5
2101CPT® Medicine (covered through-out the course)5.0
2201Review Class (offered at the end of each class session)5.0
Total80

CUHA offers both traditional/online classes on Saturday from 9:00 am -1:30 pm (unless lesson deems longer to complete). Course curriculum details are also stated in catalog. 
Looking for Review (refresher), or individual classes along with seminar/workshop, please contact CUHA for the 2021 exact dates: 
Scheduled review classes: May 29
th and October 30th