|Expected release date is 15th Sep 2017|
CPT® 2018 Professional Codebook and CPT® QuickRef App Package
The best print and digital sources for every CPT® coding decision can be found in this new package that includes one spiral-bound copy of CPT® Professional 2018 and free access to all premium content available in the new CPT® QuickRef app. Premium app content includes the following:
• Coding and Billing Pack. Use your mobile device to access all CPT codes, AMA and CMS ‘95 and ‘97 guidelines, applicable modifiers, procedural illustrations, clinical examples and links to relevant CPT® Assistant articles.
• CPT Assistant Archive. Access the full content of all CPT Assistant articles (1990–2017) using your mobile device.
The CPT QuickRef app and its premium content are accessible by iOS and Android mobile devices only via a QR code affixed to the codebook. Premium content access is valid through Dec. 31, 2018.
The new fully loaded CPT QuickRef app combines the best of AMA’s CPT content with billing tools to help improve the accuracy and efficiency of the work you perform.
Features and Benefits Features of the CPT QuickRef app with premium content include:
• The latest information—Receive updates from the cloud when new RVUs and proprietary laboratory analysis (PLA) codes are released or when technical corrections are made to 2018 CPT codes
• Two editions of the CPT code set—Easily navigate between 2017 and 2018 code sets to ensure the codes in use during a patient visit are recognized at the time of the year-end code transition
• Favorites—Select the codes you use most and save them to your favorites list
• Facility and non-facility RVUs—Use federal data on facility and nonfacility work and practice expense values
• GPCIs—Set your region’s geographic practice cost index to calculate accurate Medicare payment for each procedure
• Global days—Reference the number of global days CMS assigns to a given procedure
• Color illustrations—Better understand complex procedures with AMA-created illustrations
• Clear references to CPT Assistant articles—View article titles instead of date and page number references found in other resources For features and benefits of the printed codebook included in this package, please see the CPT® 2018 Professional Edition.
Access to the app content is valid through Dec. 31, 2018.
The CPT QuickRef app and its downloadable premium content are only accessible on mobile devices running one of the following operating systems:
- iOS 8.4 or later
- Android 4.4.4 or later
Both Apple and Android versions are LIVE :
- iOS: Use this QR Code to download for Apple devices
- Android: Use this QR Code to download for Android devices
The CPT QuickRef app is always free to download but is limited to providing only E/M codes and AMA Guidelines. Access to the additional premium content provided in this bundle is obtained in the following way:
- Download the CPT QuickRef app from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.
- When you receive your CPT Standard 2018 codebook, scan the QR code on the back cover of your codebook for free access to the purchasable content.
- Start using the app on your mobile device.
See additional detailed instructions on accessing the app and premium content.