HCPCS Code Details - G9298

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G9298
Description

Long description:
Patients who are evaluated for venous thromboembolic and cardiovascular risk factors within 30 days prior to the procedure (e.g., history of dvt, pe, mi, arrhythmia and stroke)

Short description:
Eval risk vte card 30d prior

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, 2015
Date added Added Jan 01, 2014
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 G9297 · Shared decision-making including discussion of conservative (non-surgical) therapy (e.g., nsaids, analgesics, weight loss, exercise, injections) prior to the procedure, not documented, reason not given

  • HCPCS G9299 · Patients who are not evaluated for venous thromboembolic and cardiovascular risk factors within 30 days prior to the procedure (e.g., history of dvt, pe, mi, arrhythmia and stroke, reason not given)

  • HCPCS G9664 · Patients who are currently statin therapy users or received an order (prescription) for statin therapy

  • HCPCS G9665 · Patients who are not currently statin therapy users or did not receive an order (prescription) for statin therapy

  • HCPCS G9766 · Patients who are transferred from one institution to another with a known diagnosis of cva for endovascular stroke treatment

  • HCPCS G9779 · Patients who are breastfeeding

  • HCPCS G9800 · Patients who are identified as having an intolerance or allergy to beta-blocker therapy

  • HCPCS G9930 · Patients who are receiving comfort care only


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”