HCPCS Code Details - L6570

HCPCS Level II Code
Orthotic and Prosthetic Procedures, Devices
HCPCS Code L6570

Long description:
Interscapular thoracic, molded socket, endoskeletal system, including soft prosthetic tissue shaping

Short description:
Scap thorac prosth tiss shap

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, 1984
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 L6550 · Shoulder disarticulation, molded socket, endoskeletal system, including soft prosthetic tissue shaping

  • HCPCS L6350 · Interscapular thoracic, molded socket, shoulder bulkhead, humeral section, internal locking elbow, forearm

  • HCPCS L6580 · Preparatory, wrist disarticulation or below elbow, single wall plastic socket, friction wrist, flexible elbow hinges, figure of eight harness, humeral cuff, bowden cable control, usmc or equal pylon, no cover, molded to patient model

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”