Certified ICD-10 Consultant®

Description :

Certified ICD-10 Consultant® exam denotes the highest proficiency &expertise in ICD-10 Coding; this certification is designed for experienced RCM professionals, CIO's, CTO;s, HIM Managers, Project Managers & Directors etc who would lead a team or project on ICD-10 Implementation.

Certified ICD-10 Consultant®is one of the first certification in the field of ICD-10 exhibits commitment and demonstrating ICD-10 coding competencies across all settings, including payers, hospitals, Health Information Technology etc.


The Certified Consultant possesses the expertise of ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, GEM's, HL7 Basics, HIPAA 5010 & Regulatory Compliance framework.

Outline :

In order to be certified as Certified ICD-10 Consultant®candidates need to pass the a program conducted by ICD-10 Coders Academy.

To achieve the certification candidate must have the knowledge of ICD-10 coding and accurate application of the codes as per ICD-10 coding structure. The certification examination assesses the knowledge of candidates on ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS & GEM (General Equivalence Mapping), HL7, & HIPAA 5010. Candidate can prepare for the ICD-10 Consultant Certification examination from any of the ICD-10-CM, ICD-10- PCS Manuals, HL7 Basics from HL7.org etc.

The Examination Details

- 80 Multiple Choice Questions - Passing score is 56
- One Mark for Each Question - No Negative Marking

The Certification examination is computer-based, proctored examination at over 330 testing centers of Kryterion across the nation. To know more about the testing centres Click Here.

Prerequisite :

In order to enrol for this certification, you should have at least a high school diploma but an associate's degree is highly recommended & active member of ICD-10 Coders Academy.

Professional experience in Medical Coding & Billing is preferred, verifiable experience in any other related field of min. 2 years will also be considered.

Benefits :

Certified ICD-10 Consultant® will establish the proficiency of ICD-10 Coding knowledge & enhance the career prospect of certificate holder. The Certified ICD-10 Consultant® is advantageous for the candidates who are looking to play a lead role or intended to be a part of core team on ICD-10 Implementation. This certification will enhance their career prospect in the field of ICD-10 and have valid proof of their expertise; moreover employers are also looking for the candidates who have the certification which endorses their eligibility and competencies of ICD-10.

Maintenance :

To maintain Certified ICD-10 Consultant® candidates needs to take the yearly examination to maintain their certification. Maintaining certification requires a yearly fee which includes the ICD-10 Coders Academy membership fees.

Registration :

Click here to enrol for Certified ICD-10 Consultant®

Click here to pay yearly membership fee                           $299

Why Certification

When you become a certified professional, you will portray the efficiency and proven competencies. Certification also provides an invaluable opportunity for professionals to maximize their job potentials. Getting a certification requires time and efforts and it represents the hard work you put in to gain and continue to be certified.

It can be difficult to get ahead in today's competitive market, to stand out and be noticed more than ever, you need a clear and focused way to tell the potential employer about your expertise and must take additional step to make them believe that they are hiring or working with the most skilled and knowledgeable professional in the field.

Certification will help:

To demonstrate your advanced knowledge

To gain instant professional credibility

To advance your career

To stand head and shoulders above the competition

To increase your earnings potential

Certification is an investment in your career, your livelihood, your future:

Get certified. Apply today.