2021 CPT Code Updates

Version 20.12

The American Medical Association (AMA) has released the 2021 CPT code set, and it is available in OP. The additions and changes are effective for reporting as of January 1, 2021, unless otherwise noted.

2021 CPT Code Additions: COVID Vaccine & Administration CPT Codes

CPT CodeShort Description
40 character limit
Long Description
101 character limit
Patient Description
40 character limit
91300COVID19 VAC PFIZER 30MCG/0.3ML IMSARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19] vaccine, mRNA-LNP, spike protein, PF, 30 mcg/0.3mL dosage, diluent recons, IMCOVID 19 Vaccine, Pfizer
0001AIMM ADMIN, COVID19 PFIZER 1STIMM ADMIN, IM SARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19], mRNA-LNP, spike prot, PF, 30 mcg/0.3mL, diluent recons; 1st doseAdminister immunization, Covid19 dose 1
0002AADM SARSCOV2 30MCG/0.3ML 2NDIMM ADMIN, IM SARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19], mRNA-LNP, spike prot, PF, 30 mcg/0.3mL, diluent recons; 2nd doseAdminister immunization, Covid19 dose 2
91301COVID19 VAC MODERNA 100MCG/0.5ML IMSARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19] vaccine, mRNA-LNP, spike protein, PF, 100 mcg/0.5mL dosage, IMCOVID 19 Vaccine, Moderna
0011AIMM ADMIN, COVID19 MODERNA 1STIMM ADMIN, IM SARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19], mRNA-LNP, spike prot, PF, 100 mcg/0.5mL; 1st doseAdminister immunization, Covid19 dose 1
0012AADM SARSCOV2 100MCG/0.5ML2NDIMM ADMIN, IM SARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19], mRNA-LNP, spike prot, PF, 100 mcg/0.5mL; 2nd doseAdminister immunization, Covid19 dose 2
91302COVID19 VAC OXFORD 5X1010/0.5MLSARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19] vaccine, DNA, spike prot, chimp adenov ChAdOx1, PF, 5x1010 viral part/0.5mL, IMCOVID-19 Vaccine Oxford1
0021AADM SARSCOV2 OXFORD1 1STIMM ADMIN, IM SARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19], DNA, spike prot, ChAdOx1, PF, 5x1010 viral part/0.5mL; 1st doseAdminister immunization, Covid19 dose 1
0022AIMM ADMIN, COVID19 OXFORD 2NDIMM ADMIN, IM SARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19], DNA, spike prot, ChAdOx1, PF, 5x1010 viral part/0.5mL; 2nd doseAdminister immunization, Covid19 dose 2
91303*COVID19 VAC JANSSEN 5X1010/.5MLSARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19] vaccine, DNA, spike prot, adenov type 26 vect, PF, 5x1010 viral part/0.5mL, IMCOVID 19 Vaccine, Janssen
0031A*IMM ADMIN, COVID19 JANSSEN, SINGLE DOSEIMM ADMIN, IM SARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19], DNA, spike prot, Ad26 vect, PF, 5x1010 viral part/0.5mL, 1 doseAdminister imm, Covid19 Single dose

* Announced by AMA on January 19, 2021 as effective for use on the condition of the vaccine receiving emergency use authorization by the FDA.

2021 CPT Code Additions: Other CPT Codes

CPT CodeShort Description
40 character limit
Long Description
101 character limit
94619EXCERCISE TEST FOR BRONCHOSPASM; W/O ECGEXERCISE TEST FOR BRONCHOSPASM, INCLUDING PRE- & POST-SPIROMETRY & PULSE OXIM; WITHOUT ECG RECORDING
30468REPAIR OF NASAL VALVE COLLAPSEREPAIR OF NASAL VALVE COLLAPSE WITH SUBCUTANEOUS/SUBMUCOSAL LATERAL WALL IMPLANTS
0615TEYE MOVEMENT ANALYSIS W/O SPATIAL CALIBREYE MOVEMENT ANALYSIS WITHOUT SPATIAL CALIBRATION, WITH INTERPRETATION AND REPORT
0594THUMERAL OSTEOTOMYHUMERAL OSTEOTOMY WITH INSERTION OF AN EXTERNALLY CONTROLLED INTRAMEDULLARY LENGTHENING DEVICE
0639TMEASURE & ASSESS OF FLOW IN CSF SHUNTWIRELESS SKIN SENSOR THERMAL ANISOTROPHY MEASURE & ASSESS OF FLOW IN CSF SHUNT, INCL ULTRASOUND GUIDE
90619MENINGOCOCCAL VACCINE, IMMENINGOCOCCAL CONJ VACCINE, SEROGROUPS ACWY (4-VALENT) TETANUS TOXOID CARRIER (MENACWY-TT), IM USE

2021 CPT Code Edits

CPT CodeShort Description
40 character limit
Long Description
101 character limit
OP Previous Description
101 character limit
94617EXERCISE TEST FOR BRONCHOSPASM; WITH ECGEXERCISE TEST FOR BRONCHOSPASM, INCLUDING PRE- & POST-SPIROMETRY & PULSE OXIM; WITH ECG RECORDINGEXCERCISE TEST FOR BRONCHOSPASM, INCLUDING PRE- AND POST SPIROMETRY AND PULSE OXIMETRY
29822SHOULDER ARTHROSCOPY/SURGERY; LIMITEDARTHROSCOPY, SHOULDER, SURGICAL; DEBRIDEMENT, LIMITED, 1 OR 2 DISCRETE STRUCTURESARTHROSCOPY, SHOULDER, SURGICAL; DEBRIDEMENT, LIMITED
29823SHOULDER ARTHROSCOPY/SURGERY; EXTENSIVEARTHROSCOPY, SHOULDER, SURGICAL; DEBRIDEMENT, EXTENSIVE, 3 OR MORE DISCRETE STRUCTURESARTHROSCOPY, SHOULDER, SURGICAL; DEBRIDEMENT, EXTENSIVE


Version 20.11

The American Medical Association (AMA) has released the 2021 CPT code set, and it is available in OP. The additions and changes are effective for reporting as of January 1, 2021.

2021 CPT Code Additions: COVID Vaccine & Administration CPT Codes

CPT CodeShort Description
40 character limit
Long Description
101 character limit
Patient Description
40 character limit
91300COVID19 VAC PFIZER 30MCG/0.3ML IMSARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19] vaccine, mRNA-LNP, spike protein, PF, 30 mcg/0.3mL dosage, diluent recons, IMCOVID 19 Vaccine, Pfizer
0001AIMM ADMIN, COVID19 PFIZER 1STIMM ADMIN, IM SARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19], mRNA-LNP, spike prot, PF, 30 mcg/0.3mL, diluent recons; 1st doseAdminister immunization, Covid19 dose 1
0002AADM SARSCOV2 30MCG/0.3ML 2NDIMM ADMIN, IM SARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19], mRNA-LNP, spike prot, PF, 30 mcg/0.3mL, diluent recons; 2nd doseAdminister immunization, Covid19 dose 2
91301COVID19 VAC MODERNA 100MCG/0.5ML IMSARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19] vaccine, mRNA-LNP, spike protein, PF, 100 mcg/0.5mL dosage, IMCOVID 19 Vaccine, Moderna
0011AIMM ADMIN, COVID19 MODERNA 1STIMM ADMIN, IM SARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19], mRNA-LNP, spike prot, PF, 100 mcg/0.5mL; 1st doseAdminister immunization, Covid19 dose 1
0012AADM SARSCOV2 100MCG/0.5ML2NDIMM ADMIN, IM SARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19], mRNA-LNP, spike prot, PF, 100 mcg/0.5mL; 2nd doseAdminister immunization, Covid19 dose 2
91302COVID19 VAC OXFORD 5X1010/0.5MLSARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19] vaccine, DNA, spike prot, chimp adenov ChAdOx1, PF, 5x1010 viral part/0.5mL, IMCOVID-19 Vaccine Oxford1
0021AADM SARSCOV2 OXFORD1 1STIMM ADMIN, IM SARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19], DNA, spike prot, ChAdOx1, PF, 5x1010 viral part/0.5mL; 1st doseAdminister immunization, Covid19 dose 1
0022AIMM ADMIN, COVID19 OXFORD 2NDIMM ADMIN, IM SARS-CoV-2 [COVID-19], DNA, spike prot, ChAdOx1, PF, 5x1010 viral part/0.5mL; 2nd doseAdminister immunization, Covid19 dose 2

2021 CPT Code Additions: Other CPT Codes

CPT CodeShort Description
40 character limit
Long Description
101 character limit
Patient Description
40 character limit
94619EXCERCISE TEST FOR BRONCHOSPASM; W/O ECGEXERCISE TEST FOR BRONCHOSPASM, INCLUDING PRE- & POST-SPIROMETRY & PULSE OXIM; WITHOUT ECG RECORDING
30468REPAIR OF NASAL VALVE COLLAPSEREPAIR OF NASAL VALVE COLLAPSE WITH SUBCUTANEOUS/SUBMUCOSAL LATERAL WALL IMPLANTS
0615TEYE MOVEMENT ANALYSIS W/O SPATIAL CALIBREYE MOVEMENT ANALYSIS WITHOUT SPATIAL CALIBRATION, WITH INTERPRETATION AND REPORT
0594THUMERAL OSTEOTOMYHUMERAL OSTEOTOMY WITH INSERTION OF AN EXTERNALLY CONTROLLED INTRAMEDULLARY LENGTHENING DEVICE
0639TMEASURE & ASSESS OF FLOW IN CSF SHUNTWIRELESS SKIN SENSOR THERMAL ANISOTROPHY MEASURE & ASSESS OF FLOW IN CSF SHUNT, INCL ULTRASOUND GUIDE

2021 CPT Code Edits

CPT CodeShort Description
40 character limit
Long Description
101 character limit
OP Previous Description
101 character limit
94617EXERCISE TEST FOR BRONCHOSPASM; WITH ECGEXERCISE TEST FOR BRONCHOSPASM, INCLUDING PRE- & POST-SPIROMETRY & PULSE OXIM; WITH ECG RECORDINGEXCERCISE TEST FOR BRONCHOSPASM, INCLUDING PRE- AND POST SPIROMETRY AND PULSE OXIMETRY
29822SHOULDER ARTHROSCOPY/SURGERY; LIMITEDARTHROSCOPY, SHOULDER, SURGICAL; DEBRIDEMENT, LIMITED, 1 OR 2 DISCRETE STRUCTURESARTHROSCOPY, SHOULDER, SURGICAL; DEBRIDEMENT, LIMITED
29823SHOULDER ARTHROSCOPY/SURGERY; EXTENSIVEARTHROSCOPY, SHOULDER, SURGICAL; DEBRIDEMENT, EXTENSIVE, 3 OR MORE DISCRETE STRUCTURESARTHROSCOPY, SHOULDER, SURGICAL; DEBRIDEMENT, EXTENSIVE