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What is the replacement code for CPT 90718?


The replacement code for CPT 90718 is 90714. MM4222 alerts Medicare carriers and intermediaries that Effective July 1, 2005 they must use the new Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 90714 (Tetanus and diphtheria toxoids (Td) adsorbed, preservative free, for use in individuals seven years or older, for intramuscular use) for services previously billed under CPT code 90718 and CPT code 90718 shall be used for the tetanus and diphtheria toxoids (Td) vaccine adsorbed for use in individual 7 years or older, for intramuscular use.

AMA received request to delete 90718 with retention of 90714 Preservative free TD to report all existing vaccine products in February, 2012 CPT Editorial Panel Meeting. In response to which AMA has accepted deletion of Td vaccine code 90718. 


Reference: http://www.ama-assn.org/resources/doc/cpt/summary-of-panel-actions-feb2012.pdf

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