HCPCS Code Details - G9698

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G9698
Description

Long description:
Documentation of system reason(s) for not prescribing a long-acting inhaled bronchodilator

Short description:
Sys rsn no presc bronchdil

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, 2017
Date added Added Jan 01, 2017
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 G9697 · Documentation of patient reason(s) for not prescribing a long-acting inhaled bronchodilator

  • HCPCS G2095 · Documentation of system reason(s) for not prescribing ace inhibitor or arb or arni therapy (e.g., other system reasons)

  • HCPCS G9192 · Documentation of system reason(s) for not prescribing beta-blocker therapy (eg, other reasons attributable to the health care system)

  • HCPCS G9927 · Documentation of system reason(s) for not prescribing warfarin or another fda-approved anticoagulation due to patient being currently enrolled in a clinical trial related to af/atrial flutter treatment

  • HCPCS G9699 · Long-acting inhaled bronchodilator not prescribed, reason not otherwise specified


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”