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Certified Rheumatology Coder Credential

Credit Recommendations

  • HCA 105: Medical Terminology: 3 credits, lower division level
  • HIM 210: Medical Coding & Billing 1: 3 credits, lower division level
  • HIM 211: Medical Coding & Billing 2: 3 credits, lower division level
  • Human Anatomy: 3 credits, lower division level
  • Rheumatologic Procedures: 3 credits, upper division level

Effective Dates 

January 2008 through December 2015

Issuing Agency


Applying for the Credit

If your credential was issued or valid during the validity period, or effective dates, for the credit recommendation, then you're eligible to apply for the credit. 

  • Consult with your Academic Advisor regarding the applicability of the credit to your degree plan.
  • Contact the PLA Office or the Registrar to apply for the credit. 

About the Review

This review was funded by the Connecticut Health & Life Sciences Career Initiative (HLSCI), a Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training grant, as implemented by the U.S. Department of Labor. HLSCI is an equal opportunity program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.