HCPCS Code Details - G9716

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G9716
Description

Long description:
Bmi is documented as being outside of normal limits, follow-up plan is not completed for documented reason

Short description:
Bmi doc onl fup not cmpltd

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 S - Change in short description of procedure code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2018
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 G9715 · Patients who use hospice services any time during the measurement period

  • HCPCS G8417 · Bmi is documented above normal parameters and a follow-up plan is documented

  • HCPCS G8418 · Bmi is documented below normal parameters and a follow-up plan is documented

  • HCPCS G8420 · Bmi is documented within normal parameters and no follow-up plan is required

  • HCPCS G8938 · Bmi is documented as being outside of normal limits, follow-up plan is not documented, documentation the patient is not eligible

  • HCPCS G9717 · Documentation stating the patient has an active diagnosis of depression or has a diagnosed bipolar disorder, therefore screening or follow-up not required


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”