Coding Changes for Family Medicine in 2018

Kent Moore and Barbara Hays, CPC, CPMA, CPC-I, CEMC


Fam Pract Manag. 2018;25(1):5-8. 

In This Article

Abstract and Introduction


New codes for cognitive assessment and care planning, team-based care management, prolonged preventive services, and anticoagulation management are among this year's changes.


Jan. 1 ushers in CPT code updates and a new Medicare physician fee schedule each year, and 2018 is no exception. This article provides a summary of the changes most likely to affect the way your practice gets paid.