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CPD-0219 – Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Exam Preparation (CPD-0219_CPC922)

Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Exam Preparation

Online, Asynchronous
Access to course content will begin on September 22, 2022

Interested in pursuing a career in medical coding? Learn how to code correctly, with a strong foundation in diagnostic coding, and bring immediate value back to your practice. This course provides the knowledge to sit for the American Academy of Professional Coders' (AAPC) Certified Professional Coder (CPC®) Exam. The CPC credential is the gold standard for medical coding and is critical to compliance and the profitable operation of medical practices since codes determine 100% of the revenue to the provider. As a CPC, you'll know how to assign the correct diagnosis (ICD-10), procedure (CPT®) and supply (HCPCS Level II) codes. Mastering medical coding is attainable and provides the basic foundation of career advancement in the field of medical administration. Plus, codes have a direct impact on revenue — start making an impact today!

Learning Outcomes
Upon completing this course, you will be able to:
  • Code any medical specialty
  • Apply course content to your work in a medical practice
  • Increase value to your professional practice
  • Improve your career possibilities
This course offers 60 contact hours
Access to course content begins September 22, 2022

Cost: $1800
Discounts (use code when registering):
DU Affiliates (alumni, faculty, staff) and Military: 10% off - code: CPDDU10
Students: 15% off - code: CPDDU15

Additional Costs

Students will be required to purchase a book ($229.99 AAPC Members; $249.99 Non Members). Student have the option to purchase an AAPC Membership ($175.00) and Exam (must be an AAPC Member to take the Exam, $399). Books, memberships, and more information can be found on the AAPC website.

Note:Students who register after October 2022 should purchase the 2023 AAPC book bundle to ensure they have the most current materials for the CPC exam. Course lectures for this course may reference page numbers for the 2022 book, but students should have no issue identifying the correct location in the 2023 materials.

Marcia L. Brauchler, MPH, FACMPE, CPC-P, COC, CPC-I, CPHQ
is the Founder and President of Physicians' Ally, Inc., a health-care consulting and concierge billing firm in Denver, Colorado. She advises physicians and practice administrators on managed care contracts, reimbursement, coding, and compliance. Her prior experience includes working with non-profit HMO operations management, hospital administration, and as the Executive Director of several Colorado Independent Practice Associations. Ms. Brauchler is a published author on contract negotiations, compliance regulations, coding issues, Medigap standardization, and marketing physician practices. She earned her B.S. in Public Health from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, her Master of Public Health (MPH) from the University of California at Los Angeles and in 2014, she received her Fellowship (FACMPE) in the American College of Medical Practice Executives from the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA). Ms. Brauchler is a licensed instructor with the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC), a member of the National Association of Healthcare Quality (NAHQ), and has been a governor appointee to the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Strategic Task Force for statewide health reform and the Board of the State’s Uninsurable Health Insurance Plan.

Online Course Format
Access to course content will begin on September 22, 2022. Students can expect to have access to course content in Canvas, University of Denver’s online learning platform, on the aforementioned course start date, or within one week of enrollment, whichever is later. Information about accessing Canvas will be sent to students after enrollment.
Course Details
Location: University ParkMode of Study: OnlinePlaces Left: 28Waitlist Places Left: 0Fee: $1800


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