HCPCS Code Details - E2228

HCPCS Level II Code
Durable Medical Equipment (DME)
HCPCS Code E2228
Description

Long description:
Manual wheelchair accessory, wheel braking system and lock, complete, each

Short description:
Mwc acc, wheelchair brake

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 C - Carrier judgment
BETOS2 code D1D - Wheelchairs
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service A - Used durable medical equipment (DME)
Effective date Effective Jul 01, 2016
Date added Added Jan 01, 2008
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 E2227 · Manual wheelchair accessory, gear reduction drive wheel, each

  • HCPCS E0958 · Manual wheelchair accessory, one-arm drive attachment, each

  • HCPCS E0959 · Manual wheelchair accessory, adapter for amputee, each

  • HCPCS E0961 · Manual wheelchair accessory, wheel lock brake extension (handle), each

  • HCPCS E0966 · Manual wheelchair accessory, headrest extension, each

  • HCPCS E0967 · Manual wheelchair accessory, hand rim with projections, any type, replacement only, each

  • HCPCS E0971 · Manual wheelchair accessory, anti-tipping device, each

  • HCPCS E0974 · Manual wheelchair accessory, anti-rollback device, each

  • HCPCS E0983 · Manual wheelchair accessory, power add-on to convert manual wheelchair to motorized wheelchair, joystick control

  • HCPCS E0984 · Manual wheelchair accessory, power add-on to convert manual wheelchair to motorized wheelchair, tiller control

  • HCPCS E0986 · Manual wheelchair accessory, push-rim activated power assist system

  • HCPCS E2230 · Manual wheelchair accessory, manual standing system


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”