Occupational Therapy CPT Codes

Occupational therapy CPT codes are similar to physical therapy codes and fall with in the 97000’s.

 

Occupational Therapy CPT codes

Name of Code

Description

97110

Therapeutic Exercise

Therapeutic procedure, one or more areas, each 15 minutes; therapeutic exercises to develop strength and endurance, range of motion, and flexibility. (Generally describe a service aimed at improving a single parameter, such as strength, ROM, etc.)

97112

Neuromuscular Re-education

 Therapeutic procedure, one or more areas, each 15 minutes; neuromuscular re-education of movement, balance, coordination, kinesthetic sense, posture, and/or proprioception for sitting and/or standing activities. 

97113

Aquatic Therapy

Therapeutic procedure, one or more areas, each 15 minutes; aquatic therapy with therapeutic exercise

97124

Massage Therapeutic

Therapeutic procedure, one or more areas, each 15 minutes; massage, including effleurage, petrissage and/or tapotement (stroking, compression, percussion)

97140

Manual Therapy Techniques

Skilled manual therapy techniques (mobilization, manual lymphatic drainage, manual traction), one or more regions, each 15 minutes. (PROM is NOT manual therapy)

97150

Therapeutic Exercise

Group (2 or more patients) report separately.

97504

Orthotics

Fitting and traingin, upper extremities, lower extremities, and/or trunk, each 15 minutes

97520

Prosthetics Training

Upper and/or lower extremity training, each 15 minutes

97530

Therapeutic Activities

Direct one on one patient contact  by the provider (use of dynamic activities to improve functional performance), each 15 minutes

97532

Development of Cognitive Skills

Improve attention, memory, problem solving (includes compensatory training), direct one on one patient contact by provider, each 15 minutes

97533

Sensory Integrative Techniques

Enhance sensory processing and promote adaptive response to environmental demands, direct one on one patient contact by the provider, each 15 minutes

97535

Self-care Home management Training

Activities of daily living and compensatory training, meal preparation, safety procedures, and instruction in used of assistive technology devices/ adaptive equipment. Direct one on one contact by the provider, each 15 minutes. 

97537

Community/work Reintegration Training

Shopping, transportation, money management, avocational activities and/or work environment/modification analysis. Direct one on one patient contact by the provider, each 15 minutes

97542

Wheelchair Management 

Propulsion training, each 15 minutes

97545

Work Hardening/Conditioning

Initial 2 hours