HCPCS Code Details - G9241

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G9241
Description

Long description:
Patient whose mode of vascular access is not a catheter at the time maintenance hemodialysis is initiated

Short description:
Doc pt w out cath maint dia

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 D - Discontinue procedure or modifier code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2021
Date added Added Jan 01, 2014
Termination date Dec 31, 2020
HCPCS Coding Procedures
  HCPCS Code G9241 has been discontinued effective Jan 01, 2021.

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 G9240 · Patient whose mode of vascular access is a catheter at the time maintenance hemodialysis is initiated

  • HCPCS G9242 · Documentation of viral load equal to or greater than 200 copies/ml or viral load not performed


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”