HCPCS Code Details - Q5003

HCPCS Level II Code
Miscellaneous Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code Q5003

Long description:
Hospice care provided in nursing long term care facility (ltc) or non-skilled nursing facility (nf)

Short description:
Hospice in lt/non-skilled nf

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 00 - Physician Fee Schedule And Non-Physician Practitioners - Service not separately priced by part B (e.g., services not covered, bundled, used by Part A only, etc.)
Multiple pricing indicator 9 - Not applicable as HCPCS not priced separately by part B or value is not established
Coverage code D - Special coverage instructions apply
BETOS2 code Y2 - Other - non-Medicare fee schedule
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2007
Date added Added Jan 01, 2007
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 Q5002 · Hospice or home health care provided in assisted living facility

  • HCPCS Q5004 · Hospice care provided in skilled nursing facility (snf)

  • HCPCS Q5005 · Hospice care provided in inpatient hospital

  • HCPCS Q5006 · Hospice care provided in inpatient hospice facility

  • HCPCS Q5007 · Hospice care provided in long term care facility

  • HCPCS Q5008 · Hospice care provided in inpatient psychiatric facility

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”