Immediate Test Change
COVID-19 Testing – CPT Code Update
In accordance with recent guidance provided by the Department of Health and Human Services on May 9, 2023, the CPT code associated with COVID-19 testing will change.
Beginning May 11, 2023, the CPT code is changing as a result of the end of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency.
The new CPT code will display in the Test Directory starting May 11, 2023.
New CPT Code
87635 (previous: U0003)
For more information, please refer to HHS’s Fact Sheet: End of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency.