Certified Rheumatology Coder (CRHC™) Preparation Training Course

Rheumatology Coding Training Preparation Course

Rheumatology, or the treatment of rheumatic diseases, includes any diseases that cause pain, stiffness, and swelling in joints or other supportive body structures, such as muscles, tendons, ligaments, and bones. With population growth and people living longer, it's no surprise that the demand for rheumatology services is expected to increase by approximately 46% through the year 2025.

This online course is designed for coding professionals working for physicians in rheumatology and will prepare you for the CRHC™ certification exam. No other credential is needed to attain the CRHC™ credential. Students will review the common diagnoses, surgical procedures, and evaluation management coding specific to rheumatology.

Training Objectives

  • Review common rheumatology diagnosis codes and conditions
  • Review CPT® and CMS E/M guidelines
  • Common procedures performed in rheumatology
  • Discuss the most missed concepts on the CRHC™ certification exam

Training Content

  • Interactive lectures with exercises
  • Practice test that mimics the format and structure of the CRHC™ certification exam

Additional Information

  • Prerequisites: At least two years of experience in rheumatology coding. Not meant for individuals with little, limited, or no coding experience.
  • Time requirement: 4 hours, not including additional study time
  • Approved for 4 CEUs upon successful completion of the course. Valid towards CPC®, CPB™, CPMA®, CPPM®, and all specialty credentials except CIRCC. One-time use only.
  • The instructional methods used include online audio/video lectures and an online practice test.
  • Training access available for one (1) year from purchase date.
  • For more course details, Download the   Certified Rheumatology Coder (CRHC™) Training Course Syllabus.

Certified Rheumatology Coder (CRHC™) Preparation Training Course




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Required Code Books (Not Included):

Required code books may be purchased here, through AAPC, or through any major bookseller.

Computer Requirements

Computer with high-speed internet connection and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

AAPC certified members must successfully complete the training within the allotted time frame of one year or less with a score of 70% or higher on the practice test.

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