HCPCS Code Details - G9958

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G9958
Description

Long description:
Patient did not receive combination therapy consisting of at least two prophylactic pharmacologic anti-emetic agents of different classes preoperatively and/or intraoperatively

Short description:
No combo prohpyl thrp for pt

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 A - Add procedure or modifier code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2018
Date added Added Jan 01, 2018
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 G9957 · Documentation of medical reason for not receiving combination therapy consisting of at least two prophylactic pharmacologic anti-emetic agents of different classes preoperatively and/or intraoperatively (e.g., intolerance or other medical reason)

  • HCPCS G9246 · Patient did not have at least one medical visit in each 6 month period of the 24 month measurement period, with a minimum of 60 days between medical visits

  • HCPCS G9248 · Patient did not have a medical visit in the last 6 months

  • HCPCS G9377 · Patient did not have the retina attached after 6 months following only one surgery

  • HCPCS G9379 · Patient did not achieve flat retinas six months post surgery

  • HCPCS G9404 · Patient did not receive follow-up on the date of discharge or within 30 days after discharge

  • HCPCS G9407 · Patient did not receive follow-up on or within 7 days after discharge

  • HCPCS G9415 · Patient did not have one dose of meningococcal vaccine on or between the patient's 11th and 13th birthdays

  • HCPCS G9417 · Patient did not have one tetanus, diphtheria toxoids and acellular pertussis vaccine (tdap) on or between the patient's 10th and 13th birthdays

  • HCPCS G9457 · Patient did not undergo abdominal imaging and did not have a documented reason for not undergoing abdominal imaging in the reporting period

  • HCPCS G9499 · Patient did not start or is not receiving antiviral treatment for hepatitis c during the measurement period

  • HCPCS G9959 · Systemic antimicrobials not prescribed


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”