HCPCS Code Details - G8544

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G8544
Description

Long description:
I intend to report the coronary artery bypass graft (cabg) measures group

Short description:
Cabg measures grp

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 M5D - Specialist - other
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2017
Date added Added Jan 01, 2009
Termination date Dec 31, 2016
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 G8543 · Documentation of a positive functional outcome assessment using a standardized tool; care plan not documented, reason not given

  • HCPCS G8485 · I intend to report the diabetes mellitus (dm) measures group

  • HCPCS G8486 · I intend to report the preventive care measures group

  • HCPCS G8487 · I intend to report the chronic kidney disease (ckd) measures group

  • HCPCS G8489 · I intend to report the coronary artery disease (cad) measures group

  • HCPCS G8490 · I intend to report the rheumatoid arthritis (ra) measures group

  • HCPCS G8491 · I intend to report the hiv/aids measures group

  • HCPCS G8492 · I intend to report the perioperative care measures group

  • HCPCS G8493 · I intend to report the back pain measures group

  • HCPCS G8545 · I intend to report the hepatitis c measures group

  • HCPCS G8547 · I intend to report the ischemic vascular disease (ivd) measures group

  • HCPCS G8548 · I intend to report the heart failure (hf) measures group

  • HCPCS G8645 · I intend to report the asthma measures group

  • HCPCS G8898 · I intend to report the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (copd) measures group

  • HCPCS G8899 · I intend to report the inflammatory bowel disease (ibd) measures group

  • HCPCS G8900 · I intend to report the sleep apnea measures group


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”