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CPT Link and the medical coding universe

Introducing CPT® Link:
The next generation of medical and administrative coding

Supercharge your coding and reach more informed clinical, financial and operational decisions. CPT® Link features all the coding advantages of the AMA’s CPT® Developer’s Tool Kit, with enhancements for code updates and executable CPT® guidelines.

CPT Link Benefits and Features

  • Machine readable CPT data updated three times a year
  • CPT guidelines, including "excludes" and "includes" as computable code edits
  • CPT to SNOMED map focused on value sets needed for Meaningful Use reporting.
  • Reverse map from SNOMED to CPT supports clinical analytics
  • Helps enable outcome reporting leading to population health insights
  • Allows for benchmarking and demographic assessment of medical diagnosis and procedures
  • Integration with other AMA data sources (CPT Assistant and CPT Changes)
  • Individually-defined CPT codes resulting from structured clinical attributes (e.g. method, site, device) and administrative properties (e.g. HCPCS code, Relative Value Units (RVUs), modifiers and coding tips).
  • Multi-axial hierarchy models CPT codes individually
  • Integrates into HIT applications
  • Multiple file formats

Accuracy Matters

Coding accuracy is critical to claim processing, adjudication and reimbursement. CPT Link is a structured, executable CPT platform that allows for:

  • Connection between disparate clinical and administrative health data
  • More accurate, transparent and efficient claims reimbursements
  • In-depth analytics leading to greater actionable insights that can inform your business approach in today’s evolving health care landscape

High quality coding just became easier with 3 key product enhancements for 2016

  • Three annual updates that provide a machine-readable list of CPT interim changes
  • Computable coding guidelines, including exclusion and inclusion edits
  • SNOMED – CPT maps for Meaningful Use reporting and clinical analytics

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