HCPCS Code Details - V5240

HCPCS Level II Code
Vision, Hearing and Speech-Language Pathology Services
HCPCS Code V5240
Description

Long description:
Dispensing fee, contralateral routing system, binaural

Short description:
Disp fee contralateral binau

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 C - Change in long description of procedure or modifier code
Type of service K - Hearing items and services
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2019
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 V5230 · Hearing aid, contralateral routing system, binaural, glasses

  • HCPCS V5200 · Dispensing fee, contralateral, monaural

  • HCPCS V5241 · Dispensing fee, monaural hearing aid, any type


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”