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Basic Training in ICD-10 Coding


Course is aimed at Clinical Coders and Case Managers; 

Entry requirements: NQF 4: Communications, Mathematical Literacy

Course Content:

  • International and South African background to ICD-10
  • Legal requirements wrt to ICD-10
  • Benefits and Uses of ICD-10
  • Structure and Principles of ICD-10
  • Volumes 1, 2 & 3
  • 3,4 and 5 Character Coding
  • Variable Axis Classification
  • Basic rules and conventions
  • Dagger and asterisk coding
  • Sequelae coding
  • Coding of injuries / poisoning and external causes
  • MDR TB coding
  • Coding of infections
  • Accuracy in coding
  • Selection of primary and secondary diagnosis
  • Basic practical applications (coding of single conditions and application of dual coding rule)
  • SA Morbidity Coding Standards Document

A Certificate of Completion will be issued to participants on successful completion of the course.

For more information or to register:

email: marion@africode.co.za 

Group bookings of a minimum of 12 participants can be arranged on request.


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Basic Anatomy and Physiology 

for Clinical Coding and Case Management

Please note that Basic Anatomy and Physiology is now available online.

This course is for non-clinically qualified Clinical Coders, Case Managers, Healthcare Managers; those desiring a career in Clinical Coding or Case Management.

The course consists of 2 days of lectures and a 6-week distance learning assignment.

Entry requirements: NQF 4: Communications, Mathematical Literacy

Course fee is R 6 300

Course Content:

  • Basic human anatomy
  • Basic human physiology
  • Common medical terminologies
  • Combining medical forms
  • Common medical suffixes
  • Common medical prefixes

A Certificate of Completion will be issued to participants on successful completion of the course.

For more information or to register email marion@africode.co.za

Group bookings of a minimum of 12 participants can be arranged on request.


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