HCPCS Code Details - V2299

2017 HCPCS Level II Code
Vision, Hearing and Speech-Language Pathology Services
HCPCS Code V2299
Description

Long description:
Specialty bifocal (by report)

Short description:
Lens bifocal speciality

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 46 - Carrier priced (e.g., not otherwise classified, individual determination, carrier discretion, gap-filled amounts)
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code C - Carrier judgment
BETOS2 code D1F - Prosthetic/Orthotic devices
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, 1985
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 V2221 · Lenticular lens, per lens, bifocal

  • HCPCS V2300 · Sphere, trifocal, plano to plus or minus 4.00d, per lens


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”