QUESTION: Hello, just reading Newsletter and find that I do have further questions. No pressure to you, as they must be answered before Jan 1st. (smile) My questions are:
- Are there new CPT codes
- are the descriptions different, and if so, how, for the following codes:
Thank you immensely! I look forward to hearing back from you.
I hope you are well!
The CPT revisions have thrown a lot of us for a loop. It’s good to be cautious! It would be nice to have an “official” list of codes that won’t be changing, to accompany the list of codes that will change!
An overview of the 2013 changes can be found by following this link below; there is an article and a video.
I think, if your specific CPT codes are not presented in this overview, then they will not be part of the major 2013 overhaul.
However, every year codes do change a little, and descriptions can change slightly. So there may be some changes, but if they’re not listed in any of this information, I think any potential changes will be only slight.
I hope this helps!!
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