HCPCS Code Details - E0691

HCPCS Level II Code
Durable Medical Equipment (DME)
HCPCS Code E0691
Description

Long description:
Ultraviolet light therapy system, includes bulbs/lamps, timer and eye protection; treatment area 2 square feet or less

Short description:
Uvl pnl 2 sq ft or less

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 32 - Inexpensive & routinely purchased DME (price subject to floors and ceilings)
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code C - Carrier judgment
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 Jan 01, 2012
Date added Added Jan 01, 2003
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 E0676 · Intermittent limb compression device (includes all accessories), not otherwise specified

  • HCPCS E0692 · Ultraviolet light therapy system panel, includes bulbs/lamps, timer and eye protection, 4 foot panel

  • HCPCS E0693 · Ultraviolet light therapy system panel, includes bulbs/lamps, timer and eye protection, 6 foot panel


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”