HCPCS Code Details - C9749

HCPCS Level II Code
Temporary Codes for Use with Outpatient Prospective Payment System
HCPCS Code C9749
Description

Long description:
Repair of nasal vestibular lateral wall stenosis with implant(s)

Short description:
Repair nasal stenosis w/imp

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 P5E - Ambulatory procedures - other
HCPCS Action code A - Add procedure or modifier code
Type of service 2 - Surgery
Effective date Effective Apr 01, 2018
Date added Added Apr 01, 2018
Notes New procedure effective April 1, 2018.
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 C9748 · Transurethral destruction of prostate tissue; by radiofrequency water vapor (steam) thermal therapy

  • HCPCS C9750 · Insertion or removal and replacement of intracardiac ischemia monitoring system including imaging supervision and interpretation and peri-operative interrogation and programming; complete system (includes device and electrode)


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”