What Is CPT Code 99214?

CPT code 99214 is a Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code that is used in the medical field. According to E/M University, CPT 99214 refers to a Level 4 established office patient visit in the moderate to severe range.

CPT codes were established by the American Medical Association to report medical procedures and services under health insurance programs. Codes are established by a panel that meets three times per year to discuss new issues and technological advances. E/M University cites a visit by an established office patient with diabetes, hypertension and dyslipidemia, all of which are optimally controlled, as a typical example of when to code a moderate level CPT 99214 visit.