Essay Modifier

Applying Level II HCPCS Modifiers 1)Portable home oxygen unit code = GM – I chose this code because due to the fact the physician prescribed this unit to the patient. 2)Emergency ambulance transport and extended life support code = QN – This code was chosen due to the fact that the ambulance services is one provided directly by the provider of service. 3)Diagnostic mammogram, left, code= GG – This code was chosen because it is used for performance and payment of screening mammogram and diagnostic mammogram on the same patient, same day.

)Cortizone 10mg injection, right, code = RT – I chose this code because it identifies procedures that are being done on the right side of the body. 5)Nonelectric wheelchair code = GY – I selected this code because it applies to an item statutorily chosen that does not meet Medicare benefits. 6)Intravenous catheter line, right arm code = RT – I chose this code because it identifies procedures that are being done on the right side of the body 7)Laboratory certification, Cytology Specimens code = TC – This code was chosen because it’s the code used to represent a technical component.

)Chest X-Ray code = TC – This code was chosen because it’s the code used to represent a technical component. 9)Prosthetic hip replacement, left side, code =LT – This code was chosen because it identified procedures that are being done on the left side of the body. 10)Electric hospital bed code = GY – I selected this code because it applies to an item statutorily chosen that does not meet Medicare benefits.

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