HCPCS Code Details - G9532

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G9532
Description

Long description:
Patient had a head ct for trauma ordered by someone other than an emergency care provider or was ordered for a reason other than trauma

Short description:
Pt hd ct ord

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 Z2 - Undefined codes
HCPCS Action code C - Change in long description of procedure or modifier code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2019
Date added Added Jan 01, 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 G9531 · Patient has documentation of ventricular shunt, brain tumor, multisystem trauma, pregnancy, or is currently taking an antiplatelet medication including: abciximab, cangrelor, cilostazol, clopidogrel, eptifibatide, prasugrel, ticlopidine, ticagrelor, tirofiban, or vorapaxar

  • HCPCS G9247 · Patient had at least one medical visit in each 6 month period of the 24 month measurement period, with a minimum of 60 days between medical visits

  • HCPCS G9249 · Patient had a medical visit in the last 6 months

  • HCPCS G9762 · Patient had at least two hpv vaccines (with at least 146 days between the two) or three hpv vaccines on or between the patient's 9th and 13th birthdays

  • HCPCS G9769 · Patient had a bone mineral density test in the past two years or received osteoporosis medication or therapy in the past 12 months

  • HCPCS G9942 · Patient had any additional spine procedures performed on the same date as the lumbar discectomy/laminotomy

  • HCPCS G9948 · Patient had any additional spine procedures performed on the same date as the lumbar discectomy/laminotomy

  • HCPCS M1071 · Patient had any additional spine procedures performed on the same date as the lumbar discectomy/laminotomy

  • HCPCS G9533 · Patient with minor blunt head trauma did not have an appropriate indication(s) for a head ct


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”