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G0163

Skilled services of a licensed nurse (lpn or rn) for the observation and assessment of the patient's condition, each 15 minutes (the change in the patient's condition requires skilled nursing personnel to identify and evaluate the patient's need for possible modification of treatment in the home health or hospice setting)

  • 2017 Status Change: Discontinue procedure or modifier code
  • Effective Date: 2011-01-01
  • Termination Date: 2016-12-31
  • Medicare Coverage Status: Carrier Judgement
  • BETOS Classification: Other - non-Medicare fee schedule

Medicare has not assigned a fee schedule for this code

G0162       G0164