2019 HCPCS Codes > G Codes >

G9878

Two medicare diabetes prevention program (mdpp) core maintenance sessions (ms) were attended by an mdpp beneficiary in months (mo) 7-9 under the mdpp expanded model (em). a core maintenance session is an mdpp service that: (1) is furnished by an mdpp supplier during months 7 through 12 of the mdpp services period; (2) is approximately 1 hour in length; and (3) adheres to a cdc-approved dpp curriculum for maintenance sessions.the beneficiary achieved at least 5% weight loss (wl) from his/her baseline weight, as measured by at least one in-person weight measurement at a core maintenance session in months 7-9

  • 2019 Status Change: Add procedure or modifier code
  • Effective Date: 2018-04-01
  • Medicare Coverage Status: Carrier Judgement
  • BETOS Classification: Other - Medicare fee schedule

Medicare has not assigned a fee schedule for this code

G9877       G9879