HCPCS Code Details - G0297

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G0297
Description

Long description:
Low dose ct scan (ldct) for lung cancer screening

Short description:
Ldct for lung ca screen

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 13 - Clinical Lab Fee Schedule - Price established by carriers (e.g., not otherwise classified, individual determination, carrier discretion)
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code C - Carrier judgment
BETOS2 code I2B - Advanced imaging - CAT/CT/CTA: other
HCPCS Action code D - Discontinue procedure or modifier code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2021
Date added Added Feb 05, 2015
Termination date Dec 31, 2020
HCPCS Coding Procedures
  HCPCS Code G0297 has been discontinued effective Jan 01, 2021.

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 G0296 · Counseling visit to discuss need for lung cancer screening using low dose ct scan (ldct) (service is for eligibility determination and shared decision making)

  • HCPCS G0299 · Direct skilled nursing services of a registered nurse (rn) in the home health or hospice setting, each 15 minutes


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”