HCPCS Code Details - G0329

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G0329
Description

Long description:
Electromagnetic therapy, to one or more areas for chronic stage iii and stage iv pressure ulcers, arterial ulcers, diabetic ulcers and venous stasis ulcers not demonstrating measurable signs of healing after 30 days of conventional care as part of a therapy plan of care

Short description:
Electromagntic tx for ulcers

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 00 - Physician Fee Schedule And Non-Physician Practitioners - Service not separately priced by part B (e.g., services not covered, bundled, used by Part A only, etc.)
Multiple pricing indicator 9 - Not applicable as HCPCS not priced separately by part B or value is not established
Coverage code C - Carrier judgment
BETOS2 code I2B - Advanced imaging - CAT/CT/CTA: other
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jul 01, 2004
Date added Added Jul 01, 2004
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 G0328 · Colorectal cancer screening; fecal occult blood test, immunoassay, 1-3 simultaneous

  • HCPCS G0295 · Electromagnetic therapy, to one or more areas, for wound care other than described in g0329 or for other uses

  • HCPCS G0333 · Pharmacy dispensing fee for inhalation drug(s); initial 30-day supply as a beneficiary


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”