HCPCS Code Details - L8623

HCPCS Level II Code
Orthotic and Prosthetic Procedures, Devices
HCPCS Code L8623

Long description:
Lithium ion battery for use with cochlear implant device speech processor, other than ear level, replacement, each

Short description:
Lith ion batt cid,non-earlvl

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, 2006
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 L8622 · Alkaline battery for use with cochlear implant device, any size, replacement, each

  • HCPCS A4601 · Lithium ion battery, rechargeable, for non-prosthetic use, replacement

  • HCPCS L7367 · Lithium ion battery, rechargeable, replacement

  • HCPCS L7368 · Lithium ion battery charger, replacement only

  • HCPCS L8624 · Lithium ion battery for use with cochlear implant or auditory osseointegrated device speech processor, ear level, replacement, each

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”