In somewhat unclear language, CMS indicated that MAAA tests should continue to be billed using the existing Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes as they have been in the past.
What does PCS stand for?
PCS stands for Procedure Coding System
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
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We have 999 other meanings of PCS in our Acronym Attic
- Prevention Care and Support (various organizations)
- Primary Care Site (various locations)
- Primary Control Ship
- Primary Coolant System
- Primary Cooling System
- Print Contrast Signal
- Print Control Software
- Printing and Copying Services (various schools)
- Private Client Service
- Proc-Cyber-Services (billing entity)
- Procedure Completion Sheet (US NASA)
- Process Control Sheet
- Process Control Solution (software)
- Process Control Systems
- Processing Subsystem (US DoD)
- Processor Clock Speed
- Processor Controlled Strapping (US DoD)
- Procured Component Software
- Procurement Contract Services (San Francisco, CA)
- Product Certification Scheme (various locations)
Samples in periodicals archive:
95 Paperback RB115 Grider, a certified professional coder, shows medical assistants, medical insurance specialists, new medical office personnel, physicians, independent billing personnel, and other health care providers how and when to use modifiers with Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) and Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes to indicate that a service or procedure was modified in some way.
gov) The bid package is based on 303 Health Care Procedure Coding System codes which represent approximately 99% of the tests reimbursed under the Part B Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule according to CMS volume and payment data.
The Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes are level II codes that provide practitioners with the terminology and other information needed to bill for some of the supplies and products we use during patient care (figure).
CMS also would create a new set of Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes for visits to dedicated emergency departments (DEDs) subject to the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act.
In the first phase of the program, CMS will collect clinical data through a set of Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes--also called G-codes--that will be included in the claims physicians currently submit to CMS.
CMS defines SCODs by their Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes, which CMS assigns to products, supplies, and services for billing purposes.