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CPT (Current Procedural Terminology)

The Current Procedural Terminology is an umbrella term to describe the codes for procedures and surgeries performed by doctors or surgeons. The CPT is updated on an annual basis by the American Medical Association. Each code is numerical, corresponds to an actual procedure, and is used for diagnostic or billing purposes.

What Small and Midsize Businesses Need to Know About CPT (Current Procedural Terminology)

SMBs who are in the medical or surgical field will use CPTs. Healthcare providers are responsible for knowing how to report and document CPT codes for services rendered.

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