HCPCS Code Details - L3740

HCPCS Level II Code
Orthotic and Prosthetic Procedures, Devices
HCPCS Code L3740

Long description:
Elbow orthosis, double upright with forearm/arm cuffs, adjustable position lock with active control, custom fabricated

Short description:
Cuffs adj lock w/ active con

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, 2001
Date added Added Jan 01, 1982
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 L3720 · Elbow orthosis, double upright with forearm/arm cuffs, free motion, custom fabricated

  • HCPCS L3730 · Elbow orthosis, double upright with forearm/arm cuffs, extension/ flexion assist, custom fabricated

  • HCPCS L3760 · Elbow orthosis (eo), with adjustable position locking joint(s), prefabricated, item that has been trimmed, bent, molded, assembled, or otherwise customized to fit a specific patient by an individual with expertise

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”