HCPCS Code Details - G8953

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G8953
Description

Long description:
All quality actions for the applicable measures in the oncology measures group have been performed for this patient

Short description:
Oncology mg qual act perform

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, 2017
Date added Added Jan 01, 2013
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 G8952 · Pre-hypertensive or hypertensive blood pressure reading documented, indicated follow-up not documented, reason not given

  • HCPCS G8494 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the diabetes mellitus (dm) measures group have been performed for this patient

  • HCPCS G8495 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the chronic kidney disease (ckd) measures group have been performed for this patient

  • HCPCS G8496 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the preventive care measures group have been performed for this patient

  • HCPCS G8497 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the coronary artery bypass graft (cabg) measures group have been performed for this patient

  • HCPCS G8498 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the coronary artery disease (cad) measures group have been performed for this patient

  • HCPCS G8499 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the rheumatoid arthritis (ra) measures group have been performed for this patient

  • HCPCS G8500 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the hiv/aids measures group have been performed for this patient

  • HCPCS G8501 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the perioperative care measures group have been performed for this patient

  • HCPCS G8502 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the back pain measures group have been performed for this patient

  • HCPCS G8549 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the hepatitis c measures group have been performed for this patient

  • HCPCS G8551 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the heart failure (hf) measures group have been performed for this patient

  • HCPCS G8552 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the ischemic vascular disease (ivd) measures group have been performed for this patient

  • HCPCS G8646 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the asthma measures group have been performed for this patient

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

  • HCPCS G8758 · All quality actions for the applicable measures in the inflammatory bowel disease (ibd) measures group have been performed for this patient

  • HCPCS G8955 · Most recent assessment of adequacy of volume management documented


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”