An Emergency Alert is in effect. Please visit the homepage for more details.

Hospital Facility Coding

Hospital Facility Coding (221-152-02)
Career Studies Certificate
1 Year (3 Semesters)

The hospital facility coding career studies certificate is beneficial to students seeking career advancement from outpatient to inpatient coder. It is also helpful to coders who are planning to take an inpatient coding certification exam .

Expand All | Close All

Explore Careers and Job Outlook

Tuition and Funding Options

Tuition rates for this program are approximately one-third the cost of attending a four-year college or university in Virginia. Compare savings now!

An estimated $15.2 million dollars in grants, loans, work-study and scholarships are awarded to Lord Fairfax Community College students each year. We are committed to using all available funds to help you gain access to a college education.  

Payment plans are offered to break down tuition payments.

View all financial aid, payment options, and more HERE.

Course List

This is a general list of courses required for this program. For a complete list of courses and requirements view “Program Information”.

Fundamentals of Health Information Systems I
Health Data Classification Systems I
Health Record Applications II
Healthcare Information Systems
Introduction to Human Pathology
Seminar and Project

Admissions Requirements

Requirements for admission to the Hospital Facility Coding are specific and admission is selective and competitive. All admission requirements must be completed in order to be considered in the selection process. Specific requirements can be found within the catalog pages under the “Program Information” section.

Program Information

Academic Plan

Gainful Employment Information

The US Department of Education under 34 CFR 668.412 (d) and (e), requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.” The information provided below is the best available to us. We hope that this information is helpful to our current students and to prospective students as they make their career and educational choices:

Program Disclosure

Gainful Employment Information

Apply to this program at LFCC

LFCC subscribes to EMSI and provides this link for general career information. Emsi's products and services use data, reports, and forecasts which are generated using government data sources and proprietary analytical processes.

Sidebar search form