HCPCS Code Details - G9618

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G9618
Description

Long description:
Documentation of screening for uterine malignancy or those that had an ultrasound and/or endometrial sampling of any kind

Short description:
Doc scr uter mal or us/samp

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 G9617 · Preoperative assessment not documented, reason not given

  • HCPCS G9619 · Documentation of reason(s) for not screening for uterine malignancy (e.g., prior hysterectomy)


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”