Level II HCPCS coding are representing the different items, supplies, non-physician services that are not covered by the CPT-4 codes. It is a standardized system that classifies similar products that are medical in nature into clear categories and thus simplifies the insurance claim process. Each alphanumeric HCPCS code has a descriptive terminology that identifies a category of items. Thus various suppliers use HCPCS level II codes to identify items on claim forms that are being billed to the health insurer. It ensures uniform reporting on claims forms of medical items or services. The codes identify categories of similar items or services rather than specific products.
Do you wish to buy the latest level II manual? The 2008 HCPCS Level II Manual can be bought at,http://www.hcmarketplace.com/prod-5287.html
Requests for HCPCS coding advice can be sent using the HCPCS coding advice form available at,http://www.ahacentraloffice.org/ahacentraloffice/images/Request_HCPCS_Coding_Advice.pdf
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