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Applying Level II HCPCS Modifiers

Applying Level II HCPCS Modifiers - • Intravenous...

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Portable home oxygen unit-TC This is taken home by the patient authorized by the provider of the service Emergency ambulance transport and extended like support-QN The ambulance is transporting the patient per the provider’s request Diagnostic mammogram, left breast-GG This code is a mammogram of the left breast that was done on the patient Cortisone 10mg injection, right shoulder-RT This code was chosen because it signifies the cortisone injection procedure that was injected in the patient’s right side of the body Nonelectric wheelchair-GY This was chosen because Medicare benefits don’t cover this item
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Unformatted text preview: • Intravenous catheter line, right arm-RT This code was chosen because the procedure was not done in the finger but in the patient’s right side of the body • Laboratory certification, cytology specimens-TC This component is technical and it is performed using the technical equipment • Chest X-ray-TC Technical component using technical equipment • Prosthetic hip replacement, left side-LT This was chosen because the hip replacement was done on the left side of the body • Electric hospital bed-GY This is because Medicare benefits do not pay for the hospital bed...
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