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Modifiers Effective From 1st July 2017

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Q5 – Modification:

Long Descriptor:
Service furnished under a reciprocal billing arrangement by a substitute physician; or by a substitute physical therapist furnishing outpatient physical therapy services in a health professional shortage area, a medically underserved area, or a rural area.

Q6 – Modification:

Long Descriptor:
Service furnished under a fee-for-time compensation arrangement by a substitiute physician; or by a substitute physical therapist furnishing outpatient physical therapy services in a health professional shortage area, a medically underserved area, or a rural area.

Modification in HCPCS injection code:

J1725–Modification
Injection, hydroxyprogesterone caproate, 1 mg.