HCPCS Code Details - G9718

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G9718
Description

Long description:
Hospice services for patient provided any time during the measurement period

Short description:
Hospice anytime msmt per

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 G9717 · Documentation stating the patient has had a diagnosis of depression or has had a diagnosis of bipolar disorder

  • HCPCS G9720 · Hospice services for patient occurred any time during the measurement period

  • HCPCS G9723 · Hospice services for patient received any time during the measurement period

  • HCPCS M1067 · Hospice services for patient provided any time during the measurement period

  • HCPCS G9719 · Patient is not ambulatory, bed ridden, immobile, confined to chair, wheelchair bound, dependent on helper pushing wheelchair, independent in wheelchair or minimal help in wheelchair


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”