Current Procedural Terminology® 2023 Code Changes

Wednesday, December 14, 2022
2:00 PM ET
1 hour

Prepare for the 2023 Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set updates that go into effect January 1, 2023. This webinar will address the new CPT® codes, deletions and revisions, and changes to coding guidelines for 2023 to assist CPT® users in correctly applying these changes. This update incorporates 393 changes with extensive revisions to the Evaluation and Management (E/M) Services codes and guidelines for:

  • Hospital Inpatient and Observation Care Services
  • Consultations
  • Nursing Facility Services
  • Emergency Department Services
  • Home and Residence Services
  • Prolonged Services

In addition, the annual CPT® update includes a new appendix and taxonomy for artificial intelligence applications and codes for reporting new medical techniques and technology.

Learning objectives:

  • Describe major changes to the CPT® code set that go into effect January 1, 2023.
  • Discuss code additions, deletions and revisions, and important guideline updates.
  • Examine key changes to the E/M services codes and revised guidelines for the selection of E/M code levels.

Sarah A. Serling, CCS, CPC, CRC, COC, CCS-P, CEMC, CPC-I, ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer

RCC SME Writer

Sarah is a Subject Matter Expert/Writer for Relias' Revenue Cycle and Coding online education. Sarah is credentialed by AHIMA as a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) and Physician-Based Coding Specialist (CCS-P), as well as an approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer. She is also credentialed by the AAPC as a Certified Professional Coding Instructor (CPC-I), a Certified Professional Coder of Physician (CPC) and Hospital Services (COC), and a Certified Risk Adjustment Coder (CRC), with specialty Certification in Evaluation and Management Coding (CEMC). Sarah has extensive experience in both professional and facility ICD-10-CM/PCS, CPT®, and HCPCS coding, auditing, and revenue cycle management. She is an experienced educator of hospital and professional medical coding curriculum, and has served as director of physician billing and reimbursement for a regional health system, manager of coding and compliance for a hospital and cancer center, and business manager of physician practices at a teaching hospital, as well as a coding auditor and consultant. Sarah is also a published author of several coding books, textbooks, and instructional resources.