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Sandy Johnson

Senior Lecturer in Biology/Allied Health

Life Sciences 302
Phone: (812) 941-2078
sanljohn@ius.edu

Biography

I have been teaching in the medical field, specifically medical coding, billing, and transcription for 30 years. My work experience prior to teaching was in a clinical laboratory and later as a medical assistant in an internal medicine practice. I have a Bachelor of Science in Vocational/Technical Education and a Master of Science in Human Resource Development, both from Indiana State University in Terre Haute. I hold professional credentials as a medical assistant, CMA (AAMA), and a medical coder, CPC (Certified Professional Coder) through AAPC.

I am an active member of the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) and the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC).

Publications

Co-author of Understanding Medical Coding, A Comprehensive Guide, now in final draft for third revision. Estimated publication date of January 2012, published by Delmar Cengage. I am also currently a technical reviewer for an advanced medical transcription textbook for Delmar Cengage Publishers

I am working as a technical adviser for an advanced medical transcription textbook published by Delmar Cengage Publishers.

Teaching Areas

I am the instructor for Medical Coding I and II, Intro. to HIM and Reimbursement Methodologies, and both basic and advanced Medical Transcription courses. I also am the instructor for a coding review course offered through Continuing Studies as a noncredit course to prepare participants for coding certification.

Campus Events

Christmas Holiday - Campus Closed

Christmas Holiday - Campus Closed

December 25th, 2017

All day event

New Year's Day Holiday - Campus Closed

New Year's Day Holiday - Campus Closed

January 1st, 2018

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Wintersession 2017 Classes End

Wintersession 2017 Classes End

January 4th, 2018

All day event

Wintersession 2017 Finals

Wintersession 2017 Finals

January 6th, 2018

All day event

Spring 2018 Classes Begin

Spring 2018 Classes Begin

January 8th, 2018

All day event

Last  Day for 100% Refund Period

Last Day for 100% Refund Period

January 14th, 2018

All day event

Martin Luther King Holiday - CAMPUS CLOSED

Martin Luther King Holiday - CAMPUS CLOSED

January 15th, 2018

All day event

RICHARD MARX

RICHARD MARX

January 24th, 2018

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Acoustic Eidolon

Acoustic Eidolon

February 8th, 2018

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Registration Appointments for Summer/Fall 2018

Registration Appointments for Summer/Fall 2018

February 19th, 2018

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Early (Priority) Registration Begins for Fall 2018

Early (Priority) Registration Begins for Fall 2018

March 5th, 2018

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Last day to Withdraw for Full-Term

Last day to Withdraw for Full-Term

March 11th, 2018

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