Certified Coding Specialist (CCS)
DESCRIPTION: The participant who meets AHIMA’s eligibility criteria for the Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) examination will engage in a journey to prepare for the CCS exam by participating in a learner focused program that emphasizes cognitive skills as opposed to memorization of multiple choice questions.
OBJECTIVES: Upon completion of this journey, each participant will walk away with a renewed awareness of their own strengths and weaknesses related to CCS exam competencies as defined by AHIMA:
- Coding Knowledge and Skills
- Coding Documentation
- Provider Queries
- Regulatory Compliance
RESOURCES (not included): AHIMA’s CCS Exam Prep Book and Codebooks (CPT, ICD-10-CM & ICD-10-PCS), which can be purchased directly from AHIMA.
Note: Our fees do not include the cost of the CCS exam.
We understand that not everyone learns at the same speed or via the same methods. As such, our course is a self-paced, online course that includes a mixture of short engaging and interactive videos prepared by our expert instructor. To ensure that our program is for you, we require that you participate in our sample course prior to registering for this course.