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Certification in Certified Inpatient Coder

Are you looking forward to a career in medicines? Do you want to work in government or private nursing homes? In that case, this certification course to know the rules and regulations on medical coding will help you a lot. Learn more about Certified Inpatient Coder(CIC) in the following sections.

Course Name: Certification CIC
Group: Certificate
Stream: General
Course Category: General


Inpatient coding is required to extract the patients' information on their diseases when they get admitted in a hospital. You will have to understand the coding format, if you are willing to study hospital management in future. The hospitals follow a generalized coding format, also known as the ICD-10 coding format for their patients, and they maintain their patient databases based on that coding.

This coding format encompasses the disease category, its level of fatality and the subsequent billings involved in it. If you are willing to work in a hospital or especially nursing home, you must be aware of such coding format. This will help you to prepare the patient's report when they come to you for treatment. Since this course also encompasses the information on the billing systems of hospitalized and other non-hospitalized patients, you will also learn the legal practices and the recent regulations for such billings.

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D.S. College, Bihar

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Eligibility Criteria

  1. To achieve the certification on Certified Inpatient Coder, you need to possess an undergraduate degree. You can complete B.Pharm or MBBS or a Bachelor's degree in Dentistry or BDS.
  2. Even if the candidates are a graduate in general sciences like a B.Sc. in Chemistry or Biology or Biochemistry or Biotechnology, then also they are eligible to apply.
  3. You should have minimum 50% marks in your graduation to be eligible for this certification. Some institutes even prefer to take an entrance examination to select the final set of candidates who would become the Certified Inpatient Coders.

Higher Studies

  1. You can study diploma in nursing, after this course. You will able to become a nurse in a hospital after this diploma. Your added advantage will be that you will a Certified Inpatient Coder before you complete the nursing course.
  2. You can study M.Pharma after this course. This will help you opt for entrepreneurship in medicines. You can open a pharmacy in alliance with a hospital or a nursing home. This is because you are previously an approved inpatient coder.

Job Prospects

  1. You can become certified coders in hospitals. Your job will be to prepare technical reports on patients who are diagnosed in your hospital. You will also be responsible for the billing reports of that patient.
  2. After a few years you can become coding specialists.
  3. If you complete M.Pharma, you can also think of opening your own pharmacies. It will help if you do so after 10 years of inpatient coding experience and a master's degree in pharmaceuticals.

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