HCPCS Code Details - G8756

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G8756

Long description:
No documentation of blood pressure measurement, reason not given

Short description:
No bp measure doc

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 M5B - Specialist - psychiatry
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2013
Date added Added Jan 01, 2012
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 G8755 · Most recent diastolic blood pressure >= 90 mmhg

  • HCPCS G0922 · No documentation of disease type, anatomic location, and activity, reason not given

  • HCPCS G8536 · No documentation of an elder maltreatment screen, reason not given

  • HCPCS G8732 · No documentation of pain assessment, reason not given

  • HCPCS G8889 · No documentation of blood pressure measurement, reason not given

  • HCPCS G9360 · No documentation of negative or managed positive tb screen

  • HCPCS G9579 · No documentation of signed an opioid treatment agreement at least once during opioid therapy

  • HCPCS G9821 · No documentation of a chlamydia screening test with proper follow-up

  • HCPCS G8757 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (copd) measures group have been performed for this patient

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”