HCPCS Code Details - G0117

2017 HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G0117
Description

Long description:
Glaucoma screening for high risk patients furnished by an optometrist or ophthalmologist

Short description:
Glaucoma scrn hgh risk direc

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 11 - Price established using national RVU's
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code C - Carrier judgment
BETOS2 code T2D - Other tests - other
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service Q - Vision items or services
Effective date Effective Oct 01, 2003
Date added Jan 01, 2002
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 G0109 · Diabetes outpatient self-management training services, group session (2 or more), per 30 minutes

  • HCPCS G0118 · Glaucoma screening for high risk patient furnished under the direct supervision of an optometrist or ophthalmologist


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”