Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System, a standardized system for classification of items and services provided in the delivery of health care, built on the American Medical Association’s current procedural terminology. HCPCS coding is mandatory for insurance programs like Medicare , Medicaid and others for better processing of insurance claims in medical billing process for reimbursement. HCPCS coding become necessary post implementation of Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPPA).
Levels of HCPCS Codes
|Level I||Level II|
|Numeric Codes commonly called as Current Procedure Terminology (CPT) eg. 99217t||Alphanumeric codes eg. A4649|
|For Identification of medical services and procedures provided by physicians and other healthcare professionals||To Identify products, services and supplies like Ambulance services and durable medical equipments, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies when used outside physician’s office.|
• Qualification: Well equipped team of medical professionals, CPC (Certified Professional Coders) certified from AAPC (American Association of Professional Coders).
• Accuracy: Committed medical professionals with more than 10 years of experience in HCPCS coding with only goal of providing maximum level of accuracy in work.
• Speed: We are obsessed with one target of completing the task in or before turnaround time.
• Knowledge: Polishing knowledge of team in various manners like webinars, software etc.