HCPCS Code Details - G9579

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G9579
Description

Long description:
No documentation of signed an opioid treatment agreement at least once during opioid therapy

Short description:
No doc opioid tx 1x at ther

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 N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2016
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 G9578 · Documentation of signed opioid treatment agreement at least once during opioid therapy

  • HCPCS G0922 · No documentation of disease type, anatomic location, and activity, reason not given

  • HCPCS G8536 · No documentation of an elder maltreatment screen, reason not given

  • HCPCS G8732 · No documentation of pain assessment, reason not given

  • HCPCS G8756 · No documentation of blood pressure measurement, reason not given

  • HCPCS G8889 · No documentation of blood pressure measurement, reason not given

  • HCPCS G9360 · No documentation of negative or managed positive tb screen

  • HCPCS G9821 · No documentation of a chlamydia screening test with proper follow-up

  • HCPCS G9580 · Door to puncture time of less than 2 hours


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”