These totals include all HCPCS
test codes listed in the CLFS, and therefore include waived tests and venipuncture.
= Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System, ICC = intraclass correlation coefficient, ISO = International Organization for Standardization, IT = ischial tuberosity, NIDRR = National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, RCLI = rigid cushion loading indenter, SCI = spinal cord injury, TTC = The Technology Collaborative, VE = viscoelastic.
Means of dependent variables and related variables, 2000 and 2005 2000 Average number of Percent Number services per of MDs of services beneficiary Type of service/ providing provided, receiving HCPCS
code service given any any Office visits for established patients 99213 79.
6) Various MRI scans comprised the top five HCPCS
procedures in this non-ASC-eligible category.
The level II HCPCS
codes were initially described on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' Web site (www.
To determine whether particular CPT or HCPCS
codes are subject to consolidated billing, refer to CMS consolidated billing Web site located at www.
Each respiratory medication is assigned a HCPCS
code and has an allowable reimbursement amount based upon the number of milligrams of drug dispensed and a maximum amount of medication per month.
These codes vary from 1 carrier to another, representing new procedures not yet available in the CPT system or by Level II HCPCS
level I codes are the same as the CPT-4 codes.
HCFA's Program Memorandum A-98-37 of last November listed specific HCPCS
codes that were excluded from consolidated billing.
The text does an excellent job of discussing coding with overviews of ICD-9CM, HCPCS
, and CPT.