HCPCS Code Details - L2492

HCPCS Level II Code
Orthotic and Prosthetic Procedures, Devices
HCPCS Code L2492

Long description:
Addition to knee joint, lift loop for drop lock ring

Short description:
Knee lift loop drop lock rin

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, 1996
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 L2405 · Addition to knee joint, drop lock, each

  • 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 L2500 · Addition to lower extremity, thigh/weight bearing, gluteal/ ischial weight bearing, 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”