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|Data Element Name: Procedure Code - CPT4/HCPCS - Modifier 2|
|SPARCS Data Element Number: 44|
|Record Positions: See Group Definition||Format-Length: A/N - 2|
|Effective Date: 1/1/2003||Revision Date: January 2003|
The American Medical Associations modifier for Current Procedural Terminology 4th Edition (CPT4) Code, which applies to the outpatient procedure performed.Codes and Values:
- Entered exactly as shown in the American Medical Association's Current Procedural
Terminology - 4th Edition (CPT4) or the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
HCPCS code for outpatient procedure modifiers for the associated procedure code.
- If this field was not applicable it contains blanks.
- Must be a valid entry.