HCPCS Code Details - V5220

HCPCS Level II Code
Vision, Hearing and Speech-Language Pathology Services
HCPCS Code V5220

Long description:
Hearing aid, bicros, behind the ear

Short description:
Behind ear bicros hearing ai

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
Statute number 1862A7
Coverage code S - Non-covered by Medicare statute
BETOS2 code O1F - Hearing and speech services
HCPCS Action code D - Discontinue procedure or modifier code
Type of service K - Hearing items and services
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2019
Date added Added Jan 01, 1982
Termination date Dec 31, 2018
HCPCS Coding Procedures
  HCPCS Code V5220 has been discontinued effective Jan 01, 2019.

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 V5215 · Hearing aid, contralateral routing system, binaural, itc/bte

  • HCPCS V5210 · Hearing aid, bicros, in the ear

  • HCPCS V5221 · Hearing aid, contralateral routing system, binaural, bte/bte

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”