Kyle Johnston currently teaches several classes at UA-PTC for the HIT program including Pathophysiology with Pharmacology, ICD10/PCS Coding, Expanded Coding, Applied Systems, and Health Record Systems and Issues.
Kyle has a Bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences from the University of Cincinnati and is seeking a Master’s degree in Health Informatics at Arkansas Tech University. He is a credentialed Registered Health Information Administrator and a Certified Coding Specialist through the American Health Information Management Association. He has served the state twice as a Delegate for ArHIMA, and believes education is the key to success.
Kyle has been a health care professional for over 9 years as an Inpatient and outpatient coder. He has held positions as Department Lead, NCCI editor, Remote Coder, Contract Coder, Inpatient Coder, Legacy Coder, Outpatient Coder, and the primary employee running the Error List for a hospital. He has also worked at Hot Springs County Medical Center (Malvern, AR), Baptist Little Rock (Little Rock AR), Hennepin County Medical Center (Minneapolis, MN), TrustHSC (Springfield, MO), Maxim HealthCare (Millersville, MD), Glens Falls Hospital (Glens Falls, NY), Huntington Valley Healthcare Center (Huntington Beach, CA), and Odessa Medical Center Hospital (Odessa, TX).