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ADVANCED CONTRACT BILLING CODES(ABC CODES)

Codes describe health care interventions in a detail not available in CPT®. The design of ABC codes supports over 11 million code combinations and since the system’s original development in 1996, approximately 4,200 codes have been assigned. The codes address alternative medicines to include acupuncture, herbal medicine, massage therapy, body work, naturopathy, ayurvedic medicine, chiropractic, homeopathy, nursing and midwifery.

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