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: HCFA Procedure Codes (HCPCS) - XML Representation

Active as of 2021-02-23

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<NamingSystem xmlns="http://hl7.org/fhir">
  <id value="HCPCS-all-codes"/>
  <text>
    <status value="generated"/>
    <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><h3>Summary</h3><table class="grid"><tr><td>Defining URL</td><td>http://terminology.hl7.org/NamingSystem/HCPCS-all-codes</td></tr><tr><td>Name</td><td>HPC</td></tr><tr><td>Status</td><td>active</td></tr><tr><td>Definition</td><td><div><p>The Level II HCPCS codes, which are established by CMS's Alpha-Numeric Editorial Panel, primarily represent items and supplies and non-physician services not covered by the American Medical Association's Current Procedural Terminology-4 (CPT-4) codes; Medicare, Medicaid, and private health insurers use HCPCS procedure and modifier codes for claims processing.  Level II alphanumeric procedure and modifier codes comprise the A to V range.</p>
</div></td></tr><tr><td>Publisher</td><td>U.S. Health Care Financing Administration; agency was renamed CMS on July 1, 2001.</td></tr></table><h3>Identifiers</h3><table class="grid"><tr><td><b>Type</b></td><td><b>Value</b></td><td><b>Preferred</b></td><td><b>Period</b></td><td><b>Comment</b></td></tr><tr><td>OID</td><td>2.16.840.1.113883.6.14</td><td>true</td><td></td><td/></tr><tr><td>URI</td><td>http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/HCPCS-all-codes</td><td>false</td><td>2020-08-11 12:00:00-0400 --&gt; (ongoing)</td><td>Published for many years in the HL7 V3 coremif, but has been retired; code system HCPCS Level II should be used instead.</td></tr></table></div>
  </text>
  <extension url="http://hl7.org/fhir/tools/StructureDefinition/extension-title">
    <valueString value="HCFA Procedure Codes (HCPCS)"/>
  </extension>
  <extension
             url="http://hl7.org/fhir/5.0/StructureDefinition/extension-NamingSystem.url">
    <valueUri value="http://terminology.hl7.org/NamingSystem/hcpcs-Level-II"/>
  </extension>
  <extension
             url="http://terminology.hl7.org/StructureDefinition/ext-namingsystem-version">
    <valueString value="1.0.0"/>
  </extension>
  <name value="HPC"/>
  <status value="active"/>
  <kind value="codesystem"/>
  <date value="2021-02-23T00:00:00-04:00"/>
  <publisher
             value="U.S. Health Care Financing Administration; agency was renamed CMS on July 1, 2001."/>
  <contact>
    <name value="U.S. Centers for Medicare &amp; Medicaid Services (CMS)"/>
    <telecom>
      <system value="url"/>
      <value value="https://www.cms.gov/"/>
    </telecom>
    <telecom>
      <system value="email"/>
      <value value="hcpcs@cms.hhs.gov"/>
    </telecom>
  </contact>
  <responsible value="U.S. Centers for Medicare &amp; Medicaid Services (CMS)"/>
  <description
               value="The Level II HCPCS codes, which are established by CMS&#39;s Alpha-Numeric Editorial Panel, primarily represent items and supplies and non-physician services not covered by the American Medical Association&#39;s Current Procedural Terminology-4 (CPT-4) codes; Medicare, Medicaid, and private health insurers use HCPCS procedure and modifier codes for claims processing.  Level II alphanumeric procedure and modifier codes comprise the A to V range."/>
  <uniqueId>
    <type value="oid"/>
    <value value="2.16.840.1.113883.6.14"/>
    <preferred value="true"/>
  </uniqueId>
  <uniqueId>
    <type value="uri"/>
    <value value="http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/HCPCS-all-codes"/>
    <preferred value="false"/>
    <comment
             value="Published for many years in the HL7 V3 coremif, but has been retired; code system HCPCS Level II should be used instead."/>
    <period>
      <start value="2020-08-11T00:00:00-04:00"/>
    </period>
  </uniqueId>
</NamingSystem>