Modifier and HCPCS Changes

View new and deleted National Level II modifiers and HCPCS.

In compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), CMS eliminated the 3-month grace period for discontinued codes in Change Request (CR) 3093 dated February 6, 2004. Effective for dates of services on and after January 1, 2010, there is no grace period for billing discontinued HCPCS codes.

NOTE: The inclusions of modifiers or codes in this article do not necessarily indicate coverage. New modifiers and HCPCS identified as Durable Medical Equipment (DME) are not included in this listing.

Last Updated Nov 28, 2018