MBC102: Anatomy and Physiology for Managers and Coders
Please note: this course has Prerequisites
Please note: this course requires membership in Medical Billing and Coding Program Enrollment Fee - Experienced Track or Medical Billing and Coding Program Enrollment Fee - Beginner Track or 2020 Medical Billing and Coding Program - All Participants or Medical Billing and Coding Program Enrollment Fee - Beginner Track or Medical Billing and Coding Program Enrollment Fee - Experienced Track or 2021 Medical Billing and Coding Program - All Participants or Medical Billing and Coding Program - Experienced Bundle - Winter 2021
|Dates:||September 21 - November 9, 2020|
|Meets:||M from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, 8 sessions|
|Instructor:||Barbara Cochrane |
|Course Fee (Basic)||Registration Fee||$ 175.00|
REQUIRED TEXTBOOK: Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology 4th Edition by D. Rizzo ISBN 9781285174150
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This course explains the nature of matter and the principles of chemistry that are important to human physiology. You will learn principles of genetics and gain an understanding of how traits are passed from one generation to the next.
This course goes in-depth on how the circulatory and respiratory systems work together to provide human bodies with the oxygen their tissues need, and how they work together with the skin and kidneys to rid the body of wastes. You will learn how human bodies fight off diseases, and how the digestive system converts food into energy and tissue. You will spend time on the endocrine system, which supplies the hormones needed for survival, and the reproductive system, the group of organs that allows life to be passed on to another generation.
In addition, each lesson includes information about specific disorders that sometimes happen to human bodies. By the end of this course, you will have a greater appreciation and understanding of the marvelous complexity of the human body.