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HCPCS Code G8856
Procedure Ref for oto eval
Description Referral to a physician for an otologic evaluation performed
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HCPCS Pricing Indicator Code 00 = Service not separately priced by part B (e.G., services not covered, bundled, used by part a only, etc.)
HCPCS Multiple Pricing Indicator Code 9 = Not applicable as HCPCS not priced separately by part B (pricing indicator is 00) or value is not established (pricing indicator is '99')
HCPCS Coverage Code C = Carrier judgement
HCPCS Berenson-Eggers Type Of Service Code M5B = Specialist - psychiatry
HCPCS Type Of Service Code 1 = Medical care
HCPCS Action Code N = No maintenance for this code
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HCPCS Code Added Date 2012-01-01 00:00:00
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HCPCS Action Effective Date 2012-01-01 00:00:00
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HCPCS Termination Date Active
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Number of HCPCS Codes Starting With… There are 1626 HCPCS codes that start with the letter G.

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HCPCS Code: Multiple transports Multiple patients on one ambulance trip
HCPCS Code: No impro med time pain med Improvement in median time from ed arrival to initial ed oral or parenteral pain medication administration not performed for ed admitted patients
HCPCS Code: Doc no warf /fda pt trial Documentation of system reason(s) for not prescribing warfarin or another fda-approved anticoagulation due to patient being currently enrolled in a clinical trial related to af/atrial flutter treatment
HCPCS Code: Intend rpt dia retin msr grp I intend to report the diabetic retinopathy measures group
HCPCS Code: Onc nhlstg 1-2 no relap no Oncology; disease status; non-hodgkin's lymphoma, any cellular classification; stage i, ii at diagnosis, not relapsed, not refractory (for use in a medicare-approved demonstration project)
HCPCS Code: Mobility current status Mobility: walking & moving around functional limitation, current status, at therapy episode outset and at reporting intervals
HCPCS Code: Refused to participate Patient refused to participate
HCPCS Code: Doc pt rsn no tb scrn recrds Documentation of patient reason(s) for not having records of negative or managed positive tb screen (e.g., patient does not return for mantoux (ppd) skin test evaluation)
HCPCS Code: Care manag h vst new pt 60 m Comprehensive (60 minutes) care management home visit for a new patient. for use only in a medicare-approved cmmi model. (services must be furnished within a beneficiary's home, domiciliary, rest home, assisted living and/or nursing facility)

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HCPCS Code: Memory d/c status Memory functional limitation, discharge status at discharge from therapy or to end reporting
HCPCS Code: Doc med rsn no tbco scrn Documentation of medical reason(s) for not screening for tobacco use (e.g., limited life expectancy, other medical reason)
HCPCS Code: Doc type nsm lung ca Non small cell lung cancer biopsy and cytology specimen report documents classification into specific histologic type or classified as nsclc-nos with an explanation
HCPCS Code: Norsn no pros info op rpt Operative report does not identify the prosthetic implant specifications including the prosthetic implant manufacturer, the brand name of the prosthetic implant and the size of each prosthetic implant, reason not given
HCPCS Code: Frontier extended stay demo Frontier extended stay clinic demonstration; for a patient stay in a clinic approved for the cms demonstration project; the following measures should be present: the stay must be equal to or greater than 4 hours; weather or other conditions must prevent transfer or the case falls into a category of monitoring and observation cases that are permitted by the rules of the demonstration; there is a maximum frontier extended stay clinic (fesc) visit of 48 hours, except in the case when weather or other conditions prevent transfer; payment is made on each period up to 4 hours, after the first 4 hours
HCPCS Code: Intend rpt mult chr msr grp I intend to report the multiple chronic conditions measures group
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HCPCS Code: Anti-egfr mon anti ther Anti-egfr monoclonal antibody therapy
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HCPCS Code: Initial foot exam pt lops Initial physician evaluation and management of a diabetic patient with diabetic sensory neuropathy resulting in a loss of protective sensation (lops) which must include: (1) the diagnosis of lops, (2) a patient history, (3) a physical examination that consists of at least the following elements: (a) visual inspection of the forefoot, hindfoot and toe web spaces, (b) evaluation of a protective sensation, (c) evaluation of foot structure and biomechanics, (d) evaluation of vascular status and skin integrity, and (e) evaluation and recommendation of footwear and (4) patient education
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HCPCS Code: Pos air press prescribe Positive airway pressure therapy prescribed
HCPCS Code: Ref for oto eval Referral to a physician for an otologic evaluation performed
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HCPCS Code: Statin med pres at disch Statin medication prescribed at discharge
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HCPCS Code: Antlip disch contra Anti-lipid treatment contraindicated
HCPCS Code: Bp under control Most recent blood pressure under control