Medical Coding Education through Verscend University
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Verscend Coding University

Welcome to Verscend University―Verscend’s medical coding certification website. Verscend provides AAPC-approved courses.

Our Courses Include:


Online Certified Professional Coder (CPC®) Training (16 weeks)

The CPC® credential demonstrates a broad encompassing knowledge and expertise in reviewing and assigning the correct coding of physician services, procedures and diagnosis for medical claims. It rigorously validates an individual's ability to assign codes based on national coding guidelines and operative reports, comprehend medical terminology and human anatomy and apply billing reimbursement guidelines. The Verscend University CPC® program will prepare you for the CPC® examination which consists of questions regarding the correct application of CPT®, HCPCS Level II procedure and supply codes and ICD-9-CM diagnosis codes used for billing professional medical services to insurance companies and CMS.

Course Syllabus (PDF)

Your abilities will include:

  • Proficiency in accurate medical coding for diagnoses, procedures and services in physician-based settings
  • Proficiency across a wide range of services, which include evaluation and management, anesthesia, surgical services, radiology, pathology and medicine
  • Sound knowledge of medical coding rules and regulations.
  • Ability to handle issues such as medical necessity, bundling issues and charge capture
  • Knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology necessary to correctly code provider diagnosis and services

This course is ideal for anyone wanting to code in the following places or situations:

  • Physician office or group
  • Hospital-associated physician office or group
  • Health system-associated physician office or group
  • Home health agency
  • Physician group at a university
  • Compliance auditor or forensic auditor of physician claims
  • Physician billing service
  • If you are a consultant, educator, legal counsel, physician or other care-giver seeking a credential to demonstrate your command of professional medical coding for physician services.

Online Medical Terminology (8 weeks)

Verscend University’s online medical terminology course is ideal for students who have never studied medical terminology or for those who want to improve their knowledge in this area. This course introduces the student to the medical terminology used in the medical coding and reimbursement profession and covers medical terminology from a coder’s perspective. This course would be valuable for anyone preparing for a career in any non-clinical medical profession and is strongly recommended for anyone who is taking the CPC® or CPC-H® preparation courses or preparing for any AAPC certification examination.

Course Syllabus (PDF)


  • It is strongly recommended for students planning to take the CPC® or CPC-H® Preparation courses
  • Offers a textbook and online coaching support to assist the student as needed
  • Contains 10 modules, module reviews and a final exam
  • Awards a Certificate of Completion
  • Is approved for 20 CEUs for certified AAPC members upon completion if purchased after certification.
  • Must be completed within a two month period or less

Online Anatomy Course (8 weeks)

Verscend University’s online anatomy course is ideal for students who have never studied anatomy and physiology or for those who want to improve their knowledge in this area. The course will guide the student along a journey of understanding how the human body operates on a daily basis. This course would be valuable for anyone preparing for a career in any non-clinical medical profession and is strongly recommended for anyone who is taking the CPC® or CPC-H® preparation courses or preparing for any AAPC certification examination.

Course Syllabus (PDF)


  • It is strongly recommended for students planning to take the CPC® or CPC-H® Preparation courses
  • Offers a textbook and online coaching support to assist the student as needed
  • Contains 12 modules, module reviews and a final exam
  • Awards a Certificate of Completion
  • Is approved for 20 CEUs for certified AAPC members upon completion if purchased after certification.
  • Must be completed within a two month period or less

NOTE:

Courses begin at the start of each month and student registration must be completed no less than 10 days prior to course commencement.

Hours of Operation:

India: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
US: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Customer Service Phone:

800-429-7590

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Registration is easy. Just click the 'Register' button below and you'll be led through the following simple steps:

  1. Select the geographic region where you live from the global map
  2. Completely fill out the online registration form
  3. Confirm that your registration information is complete and accurate
  4. Supply your credit card information
  5. Receive your payment confirmation number
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