Abstract Information for Clinical Coding
for Australian Students
Full or Part Time
Active Tutor Support
Embark on Your Clinical Coding Career
This unit from the Diploma of Clinical Coding covers the skills for obtaining relevant information for coding from clinical records, and the application of appropriate coding standards in order to identify the concepts required to be coded.
- Evaluate clinical information from healthcare records for Clinical Coding
- Abstract clinical data from health care records
If you are unsure if you have completed the correct modules, please contact us before enrolling in this course.
Recognition on Successful Completion
eHE is authorised by the Australian Government to issue qualifications including certificates associated with this course.
Upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment for the following:
- HLTCCD005 Abstract Information for Clinical Coding
Required Texts & Materials
Full details on how to obtain your books are in the Getting Started Guide you will receive following your enrolment, but a summary and links are given below.
Recognition of our International Experience & Innovation
eHE staff and contributors have been active participants in the national Workforce evaluations of clinical coder education, and the recent review which led to the development of the Diploma in Clinical Coding.
Our course developers and tutors have worked as coders, auditors, and lecturers in Health Information Management Programs and many have been senior members of the Health Information Management Association National Board. They have worked as advisers to coding services in Australia and internationally and are regarded as senior members of the profession.
The eHE training team participate regularly in clinical coding governance activities discussing coding standards and correct coding with the eHRol community of Teachers, Coding Managers and Mentors.
Immerse Yourself in Digital Health
Access a simulated workplace environment for immersion in Digital Health
The eHealth Records online learning portal (eHRol) is cloud-based and ideal for studying health record content, data and code systems. eHRol is the end-to-end tool to simulate the EHR (electronic health record) environment, develop skills and workforce capabilities.
By using eHRol, the world leading clinical coder training tool, to simulate the clinical coding environment, with our tutor acting as your mentors, you will not just gain knowledge – but real skills.