CERTIFIED ICD-10 CONSULTANT®

Effective Feb 16th, 2013 - The Certified ICD-10 Consultant® Exam is no longer available in India and the U.A.E until further notice.

Certified ICD-10 Consultant® is awarded to experienced professionals that pass the required assessment as set by ICD-10 Coders Academy and thereby demonstrate their ability to lead ICD-10 implementation project. A Certified ICD-10 Consultant® possesses skill, knowledge, and proficiency of medical coding and billing, ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, GEMs, HL7 Basics, HIPAA 5010, and Regulatory Compliance framework.

A Certified ICD-10 Consultant® can:

  • Understand ICD-10 coding guidelines and structure
  • Interpret GEM files and use it
  • Train and develop ICD-10 implementation team
  • Understand Forward and Backward Mapping
  • Lead ICD-10 implementation project
  • Understand Mandatory HIPAA 4010 and 5010 standards

When you successfully pass a certification exam, you're considered certified. To maintain the certification over subsequent years, you have to study for and take interim exams that test your knowledge of updated ICD-10 codes and guidelines. You'll be notified when these tests become available. Maintaining your certification requires a yearly maintenance fee of $229 which includes your Yearly Membership fee of $110.

The ICD-10 Coders Academy is not accredited by a regional or national accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education. It is the student's responsibility to determine whether credits, degrees, or certificates from the institution will transfer to other institutions or meet employers' training requirements. Please refer the Public notice/press release http://www.pr.com/press-release/446207 before your enroll.