CPT® (Current Procedural Terminology)

Use the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set to bill outpatient & office procedures.

Featured updates

Hands working on a tablet next to a laptop

CPT® Panel meetings

Review the CPT® Editorial Panel & RUC meetings and calendar.

CPT® Overview

CPT® International

The AMA is attacking dysfunction in health care by removing obstacles and burdens that interfere with patient care. Our focus is on making technology an asset in the delivery of health care, not a burden.

Coding and Billing Resources

Proprietary Laboratory Analyses (PLA) Codes

CPT® licensing

Two physicians shake hands over a laptop while 4 other physicians look on.

Any individual or entity using CPT content needs permission or a license (i.e., a written agreement authorizing use of CPT codes) from the AMA or an authorized distributor. 

Additional coding resources

Looking for more CPT code information? Learn more about CPT with resources from the American Medical Association.