HCPCS Code Details - G8567

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G8567
Description

Long description:
Patient does not have verification and documentation of sudden or rapidly progressive hearing loss

Short description:
Pt no doc hear loss

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, 2010
Date added Added Jan 01, 2010
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 G8566 · Patient is not eligible for the "referral for otologic evaluation for sudden or rapidly progressive hearing loss" measure

  • HCPCS G2184 · Patient does not have a caregiver

  • HCPCS G8562 · Patient does not have a history of active drainage from the ear within the previous 90 days

  • HCPCS G9392 · Patient does not achieve refraction +-1 d for the eye that underwent cataract surgery, measured at the one month follow up visit

  • HCPCS G9520 · Patient does not achieve final refraction (spherical equivalent) +/- 1.0 diopters of their planned refraction within 90 days of surgery

  • HCPCS G8568 · Patient was not referred to a physician (preferably a physician with training in disorders of the ear) for an otologic evaluation, reason not given


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”