Time is Running Out, Prepare for 2021 E&M Changes Today

October 13, 2020

In less than three months, significant changes are coming to the office and outpatient Evaluation and Management (E&M) services Current Procedural Terminology (CPT ®) codes (99202-99215). Practices, physicians, and staff that have not done so already must begin preparing for these changes today to ensure a successful transition and avoid any disruption in reimbursement after January 1, 2021.

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has prepared a toolkit on ASCO Practice Central with educational materials that explain the coming changes to help the oncology community during this transition. In addition to an overview of the changes ASCO's tip sheets and other helpful tools include:

Questions regarding the changes can be sent to ASCO staff at billingandcoding@asco.org

Bookmark ASCO in Action and ASCO Practice Central to stay up-to-date on the transition and learn when  new resources become available.