HCPCS Code Details - L2405

HCPCS Level II Code
Orthotic and Prosthetic Procedures, Devices
HCPCS Code L2405

Long description:
Addition to knee joint, drop lock, each

Short description:
Knee joint drop lock ea jnt

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 38 - Orthotics, prosthetics, prosthetic devices & vision services (price subject to floors and ceilings)
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code C - Carrier judgment
BETOS2 code D1F - Prosthetic/Orthotic devices
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service P - Lump sum purchase of DME, prosthetics, orthotics
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2006
Date added Added Jan 01, 1988
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 L2397 · Addition to lower extremity orthosis, suspension sleeve

  • HCPCS L2415 · Addition to knee lock with integrated release mechanism (bail, cable, or equal), any material, each joint

  • HCPCS L2425 · Addition to knee joint, disc or dial lock for adjustable knee flexion, each joint

  • HCPCS L2430 · Addition to knee joint, ratchet lock for active and progressive knee extension, each joint

  • HCPCS L2492 · Addition to knee joint, lift loop for drop lock ring

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”