The biggest change in CPT code in 2018 will be seen in Radiology facility. Yes, next year we will be having new CPT codes for Chest and Abdomen X-ray as well. Old codes for chest and abdomen x-rays will be deleted and will have new procedure codes. 
Deleted CPT codes for Chest X-ray

71010 – Radiologic examination, chest; single view, frontal – Fee amount $20 – $26

71015 – Radiologic examination, chest; stereo, frontal

71020 – Radiologic examination, chest, 2 views, frontal and lateral

71021 – Radiologic examination, chest, 2 views, frontal and lateral; with apical lordotic procedure

71022 – Radiologic examination, chest, 2 views, frontal and lateral; with oblique projections

71023 – Radiologic examination, chest, 2 views, frontal and lateral; with fluoroscopy

71030 – Radiologic examination, chest, complete, minimum of 4 views; 

71034 – Radiologic examination, chest, complete, minimum of 4 views; with fluoroscopy

71035 – Radiologic examination, chest, special views (eg, lateral decubitus, Bucky studies)

New CPT codes for Chest and Abdomen X rays in 2018

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New CPT code 71045, 71046, 71047 and 71048

We will be using 4 new CPT codes for coding chest x ray in 2018. These new codes will be totally based on the number of views. As per number of views, medical coders can directly select the new CPT codes of chest x-ray. Below are the new Chest X ray procedure codes.
71045 (Radiologic examination, chest; single view).
71046 (…; 2 views).
71047 (…; 3 views).

71048 (…; 4 or more views).

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New CPT code 74018, 74019 and 74021 of Abdomen X-ray

The old abdomen x-ray codes for one view and two view are going to get deleted in 2018. 

74000 CPT code for one view of abdomen

74020 Supine and erect studies of abdomen

The above procedure codes will be replaced with new CPT codes 74018, 74019 and 74021 for abdomen exam. Below is the detail description of the new procedure codes.

74018 (Radiologic examination, abdomen; 1 view).

74019 (…; 2 views).

74021 (…; 3 or more views).