Overview Of Medical Coding Training in Muscat

Medical Coders play a crucial role in the healthcare industry by maintaining accurate medical records using standardised codes. With the adoption of the Electronic Health Records (EHR) System worldwide, the demand for medical coders is expected to grow 8% between 2019 and 2029. Medical Coding Training helps you explore the world of Medical Coding starting from the important termiologies.  

Edoxi offers coaching for top medical coding certifications like Certified Professional Coder (CPC) and Certified Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA) by covering all the essential topics. Participants will undergo 80 hours of training where 2 hours will be dedicated for each chapter. There will be class tests, mini-quiz competitions and other exercises after the completion of each chapter. Towards the end of the training, the participants will sit for 5 mock tests of 4 hours each that will give them clarity about the exam. There will be discussions on question papers after each mock test. 

Medical Coding Courses Offered in Muscat

Edoxi offers various Medical Coding Certifications based on your desired job role. Here are the top courses available:

Medical Coding Course Name Total Hours Certification Body Mode of Training
Certified Professional Coder (CPC) 80 Hours Edoxi Online/ Classroom
CPMA (Certified Professional Medical Auditor) 80 Hours Edoxi Online/ Classroom

Benefits Of Medical Coding Certification

  • Get jobs with higher pay scale: Getting certified in Medical Coding will give you a competitive edge over others and enable you to get high-paying jobs. 
  • Achieve progress in your career: You will receive AAPC-recognised medical coding certifications that will boost your career prospects in medical coding.
  • Flexibility to work in any part of the world: Mastering medical coding techniques and getting globally recognised certifications will enable you to work anywhere in the world.  
  • Get recognised by the professional community: Getting a Medical Coding Certification will enable you to connect with the professional community of Medical Coders worldwide. 
  • Get job security: Medical Coding is a gratifying job and becoming a Certified Medical Coder will give you job security.
 

Medical Coding Course Features

  • Interactive Learning Opportunity:

    Our highly interactive training methodology offers an engaging and stimulating learning experience. 

  • Hands-On Practice Sessions:

    We offer hands-on training sessions that give learners valuable exposure to techniques of medical coding. 

  • Training Customisation Option: 

    We offer customised training to participants for flexible learning.

  • Opportunity For Self-assessment: 

    Our trainers help students assess their progress and identify areas that need improvement.

  • Mock Tests: 

    Participants will get the opportunity to sit for 5 mock tests of 4 Hours each. A one-hour discussion will be held after each exam.

  • Opportunity for internships: 

    By paying additional fees candidates can join internship programs to get a better idea of the application of theoretical concepts in real life.

 

Industries Looking For Medical Coders in Muscat

Mental Health Care Institutions

Hospitals and Nursing Center

Insurance Sector

Healthcare Industry

Government Institutions

Ambulatory Surgical Centres

Medical Coding Training Prerequisites

Candidates with a Diploma, Graduation, Post Graduation, or PhD in,
 
  • Pharma 
  • Life sciences
  • Microbiology 
  • Biotechnology
  • Medicine 

Candidates from non-medical backgrounds can also join our course. 

Medical Coding Course Modules

  • Module 1: ICD
  • Introduction to ICD
  • Certain Infectious and Parasitic Diseases
  • Neoplasms
  • Diseases of Blood/Blood-Forming Organs and Disorders Involving Immune Mechanism
  • Endocrine, Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases Anatomy of the Endocrine System
  • Mental, Behavioral and Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Diseases of the Nervous System                               Anatomy of the Nervous System
  • Diseases of the Eye and Adnexa                               Anatomy of the Eye
  • Diseases of the Ears and Mastoid Process                Anatomy of the Ear
  • Diseases of the Circulatory System                           Anatomy of the Cardiovascular System                    Anatomy of the Lymphatic System
  • Diseases of the Respiratory System                          Anatomy of the Respiratory System
  • Diseases of the Digestive System                              Anatomy of the Respiratory System
  • Diseases of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue        Anatomy of the Integumentary System
  • Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue                                                                         Anatomy of the Musculoskeletal System
  • Diseases of the Genitourinary System                       Anatomy of the Male Reproductive System              Anatomy of the Urinary System
  • Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Puerperium                 Anatomy of the Female Reproductive System
  • Certain Conditions Originating in the Perinatal Period
  • Congenital Malformations, Deformations, and Chromosomal Abnormalities
  • Symptoms, Signs and Abnormal Clinical and Laboratory Findings, Not Elsewhere Classified
  • Injury Poisoning and Certain Other Consequences of External Causes
  • External Causes of Morbidity
  • Factors Influencing Health Status and Contact with Health Services
  • Codes for Special Purpose
  • Module 2: CPT
  • Introduction to CPT
  • Illustrated Anatomical and Procedural Review
  • Evaluation and Management
  • Anesthesia and its Guidelines
  • Surgery and its Guidelines 
  • Radiology and its Guidelines (Including Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic Ultrasound)
  • Pathology and Laboratory and its Guidelines
  • Medicine and its Guidelines
    Modifiers
  • Module 3: HCPCS
  • Transportation Services Including Ambulance
  • Medical and Surgical Supplies
  • Administrative, Miscellaneous and Investigational
    Eternal and Parenteral Therapy
  • Outpatient PPS
  • Durable Medical Equipment
  • Procedures/ Professional Services
  • Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment
  • Drugs Administered Other Than Oral Method
  • Chemotherapy Drugs
  • Durable Medical Equipment
  • Orthotic Procedures and Services
  • Prosthetic Procedures
  • Medical Services
  • Pathology and Laboratory Services
  • Temporary Codes
  • Diagnostic Radiology Services
  • Temporary National Codes
  • National Codes Established for State Medicaid Agencies
  • Coronavirus Diagnostic Panel
  • Vision Services
  • Hearing Services
  • Practice Papers and Mock Tests
  • ICD
  • CPT
  • HCPCS

 

Sample Questions Of Medical Coding Exam: 

We conduct mock tests for the participants to get better clarity of exams. A few sample questions are given below, 

1. Basic anaesthesia administration services include the placement of invasive monitoring lines

a. True 

b. False

2.  When reporting anaesthesia for pediatric hernia repairs codes 00834 and 00836, the add-on code 99100 for anaesthesia for patients of extreme age, younger than one year and older than 70, should also be reported.    

a. True 

b. False

3.  3) A patient is having knee replacement surgery. The surgeon requests that in addition to the general anaesthesia for the procedure, the anesthesiologist also inserts a lumbar epidural for postoperative pain management. The anesthesiologist performs postoperative management for two postoperative days. 

A. 01400-AA, 62326


B. 01402-AA, 01996 x 2


C. 01402-AA, 62326-59, 01996 x 2


D. 01400-AA, 62326

 

How to Get Medical Coding Certification?

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Get Professional Training From Edoxi
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Do The Preparation
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Appear For the CPC Exam
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Become A Certified Professional Coder

Medical Coding Training Options

Choose the best training options to suit your needs

Live Virtual Training

  • 80 Contact Hours
  • Authorised Instructor-led Classes
  • Weekend/Weekday Classes
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Classroom Training

  • 80 Hours Instructor-led Classes
  • Case Study Presentation
  • Lecture-Based Presentation
  • Revisions and Test Papers
  • Mock Tests and Exam Practice
  • Internship
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Customized Corporate Training

  • Customized learning (digital/ instructor-led)
  • Flexible pricing options
  • Enterprise grade Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Enterprise dashboards for individuals and teams
  • Learners assistance and after support
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FAQs

What should I know about the CPC exam?

The Certified Medical Coder (CPC) exam tests your proficiency in CPT, HCPCS Level-II and ICD-10-CM. The exam is of 4-hour duration with 100 Multiple Choice Questions.

What should I know about the CPMA exam?

The Certified  Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA) exam is of 4-hour duration with 100 Multiple Choice Questions. The CPMA exam evaluates your knowledge and skills in, 

  • Medical record auditing and abstraction. 
  • Quality assurance and coding risk analysis.
  • Statistical sampling methodologies.
  • Identifying errors in medical documents.
What is the eligibility for joining the CPMA exam?

CPMA is an advanced-level certification and the candidate requires a minimum of 2 years of experience in the field of medical coding to register for the exam.

What are the ways to overcome inaccuracies in medical coding?

  • Effective utilisation of coding software.
  • Follow double checking system
  • Conducting routine audits.
  • Maintaining effective collaboration and communication with the team.  
Why choose Edoxi for the Medical Coding Course in Muscat?

Edoxi Training Institute offers hands-on training to our students in an intensive, specific, and subject-oriented manner that will help them stay updated with the latest aspects of Medical Coding. We have industry-leading experts who offer customised classes to the aspirants. At Edoxi Training Institute, we provide multiple resources to the students and impart skills that enhance their workplace competency.  If you are aspiring to become a medical coding professional, start preparing with us to stay ahead of others.

What are the things that I can learn from the Medical coding course at Edoxi?

 Some of the things you can learn from this course are: 

  • Learn major organ systems and advanced terms associated with those systems.  
  • Learn E/M coding or Evaluation and Management Coding.  
  • Get an overview of the correct use of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis manual in assigning codes
  • Understand the correct use of the CPT/HCPCS Procedural Manual to assign codes to each service provided to patients.
  • Understand compliance with medical law and ethical standards as set out by national health service organisations. 
  • Learn medical terminology that covers basic terminology including prefixes, suffixes, word roots, combining forms, abbreviations, and symbols.
What is the average salary of a Medical Coder in Muscat?

The average annual salary of a Medical Coder in Muscat is OMR 14,200 Per Month.