HCPCS Code Details - G8977

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G8977

Long description:
I intend to report the oncology measures group

Short description:
Oncology 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 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 G8976 · Most recent hemoglobin (hgb) level >= 10 g/dl

  • 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 G8544 · I intend to report the coronary artery bypass graft (cabg) measures group

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

  • HCPCS G8978 · Mobility: walking & moving around functional limitation, current status, at therapy episode outset and at reporting intervals

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”