HCPCS Code Details - H0003

HCPCS Level II Code
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Services / Rehabilitative Services
HCPCS Code H0003
Description

Long description:
Alcohol and/or drug screening; laboratory analysis of specimens for presence of alcohol and/or drugs

Short description:
Alcohol and/or drug screenin

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 I - Not payable by Medicare
BETOS2 code Z2 - Undefined codes
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service 9 - Other medical items or services
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2001
Date added Added Jan 01, 2001
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 H0002 · Behavioral health screening to determine eligibility for admission to treatment program

  • HCPCS H0001 · Alcohol and/or drug assessment

  • HCPCS H0005 · Alcohol and/or drug services; group counseling by a clinician

  • HCPCS H0006 · Alcohol and/or drug services; case management

  • HCPCS H0007 · Alcohol and/or drug services; crisis intervention (outpatient)

  • HCPCS H0008 · Alcohol and/or drug services; sub-acute detoxification (hospital inpatient)

  • HCPCS H0009 · Alcohol and/or drug services; acute detoxification (hospital inpatient)

  • HCPCS H0010 · Alcohol and/or drug services; sub-acute detoxification (residential addiction program inpatient)

  • HCPCS H0011 · Alcohol and/or drug services; acute detoxification (residential addiction program inpatient)

  • HCPCS H0012 · Alcohol and/or drug services; sub-acute detoxification (residential addiction program outpatient)

  • HCPCS H0013 · Alcohol and/or drug services; acute detoxification (residential addiction program outpatient)

  • HCPCS H0004 · Behavioral health counseling and therapy, per 15 minutes


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”