HCPCS Code Details - C1749

2017 HCPCS Level II Code
Temporary Codes for Use with Outpatient Prospective Payment System
HCPCS Code C1749
Description

Long description:
Endoscope, retrograde imaging/illumination colonoscope device (implantable)

Short description:
Endo, colon, retro imaging

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 53 - Statute
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Statute number 1833(t)
Coverage code D - Special coverage instructions apply
BETOS2 code D1A - Medical/surgical supplies
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service 9 - Other medical items or services
Effective date Effective Oct 01, 2010
Date added Oct 01, 2010
HCPCS Coding Procedures

HCPCS Modifiers

In HCPCS Level II, modifiers are composed of two alpha or alphanumeric characters.

Example: E0260-NU - Hospital bed, semi-electric (head and foot adjustment), with any type side rails, with mattress
NU” identifies the hospital bed as new equipment

See also

  • HCPCS C1733 · Catheter, electrophysiology, diagnostic/ablation, other than 3d or vector mapping, other than cool-tip

  • HCPCS C1750 · Catheter, hemodialysis/peritoneal, long-term


1 Two-digit numeric codes are Level I code modifiers copyrighted© by the American Medical Association's Current Procedural Terminology (CPT).

2 BETOS stands for “Berenson-Eggers Type Of Service”