HCPCS Code Details - G9799

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G9799

Long description:
Patients with a medication dispensing event indicator of a history of asthma any time during the patient's history through the end of the measure period

Short description:
Med disp evt indic hx asth

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, 2021
Date added Added Jan 01, 2017
Termination date Dec 31, 2020
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 G9798 · Discharge(s) for ami between july 1 of the year prior measurement period to june 30 of the measurement period

  • HCPCS G0050 · Patients with a catheter that have limited life expectancy

  • HCPCS G9202 · Patients with a positive hepatitis c antibody test

  • HCPCS G9535 · Patients with a normal neurological examination

  • HCPCS G9711 · Patients with a diagnosis or past history of total colectomy or colorectal cancer

  • HCPCS M1018 · Patients with an active diagnosis or history of cancer (except basal cell and squamous cell skin carcinoma), patients who are heavy tobacco smokers, lung cancer screening patients

  • HCPCS M1037 · Patients with a diagnosis of lumbar spine region cancer at the time of the procedure

  • HCPCS M1038 · Patients with a diagnosis of lumbar spine region fracture at the time of the procedure

  • HCPCS M1039 · Patients with a diagnosis of lumbar spine region infection at the time of the procedure

  • HCPCS M1040 · Patients with a diagnosis of lumbar idiopathic or congenital scoliosis

  • HCPCS G9800 · Patients who are identified as having an intolerance or allergy to beta-blocker therapy

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”