HCPCS Code Details - E0144

2017 HCPCS Level II Code
Durable Medical Equipment (DME)
HCPCS Code E0144
Description

Long description:
Walker, enclosed, four sided framed, rigid or folding, wheeled with posterior seat

Short description:
Enclosed walker w rear seat

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 36 - Capped rental DME (price subject to floors and ceilings)
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code D - Special coverage instructions apply
BETOS2 code D1E - Other DME
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service A - Used durable medical equipment (DME)
Effective date Effective Apr 01, 2014
Date added Jan 01, 2000
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 E0143 · Walker, folding, wheeled, adjustable or fixed height

  • HCPCS E0147 · Walker, heavy duty, multiple braking system, variable wheel resistance


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”