2012 CPT Changes Affecting Family Physicians

Your Academy's Coding and Billing specialist, Joy Newby, recently returned from the American Medical Association’s (AMA) “CPT and RBRVS 2012 Annual Symposium.” This article details some of the coding changes affecting family physicians; however, all physicians should review the 2012 CPT for additional changes not discussed in this article. All CPT codes and modifiers are copyright 2011 American Medical Association.