The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released the scheduled April 1 update of the healthcare provider taxonomy codes (HPTC). Change request (CR) 10402 instructs Medicare administrative contractors to implement updated National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC) HPTC set as soon as possible after April 1 but not beyond July 2. [MM10402]
The HCPCS Level II Code Set is one of the standard code sets used for Medicare and other health insurance programs to ensure that claims are processed in an orderly and consistent manner.
CPT® (Current Procedural Terminology) is a registered trademark of the American Medical Association. This page contains CPT related topics.
This file contains the Level II alphanumeric HCPCS procedure and modifier codes, their long and short descriptions, and applicable Medicare administrative, coverage, and pricing data.
Learn how to distinguish Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) and Current Procedural Terminology® (CPT®) codes and about the process of converting medical, surgical or diagnostic services to a Level I CPT® code.
The integrated Outpatient Code Editor (I/OCE) program processes claims for all outpatient institutional providers including hospitals that are subject to the Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) as well as hospitals that are NOT (Non-OPPS).
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