Newhca Hcpcs Test - 23-apr-2014

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Newhca Hcpcs Test - 23-apr-2014

HCA HCPCS TEST to be held on 23-APR-2014


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    HCPCS codes are also known as
    • A. 

      Level I

    • B. 

      Level II

    • C. 

      Level III

    • D. 

      Level IV

  • 2. 
    HCPCS codes are used to code
    • A. 

      Surgical supplies

    • B. 

      Drugs

    • C. 

      Medical supplies

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    HCPCS codes are maintained and updated by
    • A. 

      WHO - World Health Organization

    • B. 

      CMS - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

    • C. 

      AMA - American Medical Association

    • D. 

      AAPC - American Academy of Professional Coders

  • 4. 
    HCFA developed the HCPCS codes because
    • A. 

      New codes cannot be added to CPT coding system

    • B. 

      Medicare does not reimburse CPT code assigned services

    • C. 

      CPT does not contain all the codes needed to report medical services and supplies

    • D. 

      CPT is most complicated coding system

  • 5. 
    HCPCS level II codes main difference with CPT codes is
    • A. 

      HCPCS level II codes begin with a letter

    • B. 

      HCPCS level II codes DO NOT accept any modifiers

    • C. 

      HCPCS level II codes end with a letter

    • D. 

      HCPCS codes can have from 3 to 6 digits

  • 6. 
    Enteral and Parenteral Therapy supplies codes fall under
    • A. 

      D-Codes

    • B. 

      E-Codes

    • C. 

      B-Codes

    • D. 

      A-Codes

  • 7. 
    Dental codes are maintained and updated by
    • A. 

      CMS - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

    • B. 

      AMA - American Medical Association

    • C. 

      ADA - American Dental Association

    • D. 

      HCFA - Health Care Financing Administration

  • 8. 
    Temporary HCPCS codes updated
    • A. 

      Annually

    • B. 

      Biannually

    • C. 

      Quarterly

    • D. 

      As often as required

  • 9. 
    Permanent HCPCS codes updated
    • A. 

      Annually

    • B. 

      Biannually

    • C. 

      Quarterly

    • D. 

      Monthly

  • 10. 
    There are no modifiers in the HCPCS coding system
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

    • C. 

      Not Applicable

  • 11. 
    DME is the abbreviation for durable Medicare equipment
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

    • C. 

      Not applicable

  • 12. 
    For below knee amputation, Wheelchair with fixed full length arms, swing-away and detachable, elevated leg rests. Appropriate HCPCS code
    • A. 

      E1171

    • B. 

      E1190

    • C. 

      E1170

    • D. 

      E1200

  • 13. 
    Which HCPCS codes are used to assign vision, hearing and speech language pathology services?
    • A. 

      G Codes

    • B. 

      V Codes

    • C. 

      E Codes

    • D. 

      H Codes

  • 14. 
    What HCPCS level II code is used for mesh used during a hernia repair via laparatomy?
    • A. 

      No HCPCS codes, as coding for mesh is included in the CPT procedure code

    • B. 

      C1781

    • C. 

      C9363

    • D. 

      A4649

  • 15. 
    Code for a Knee Orthosis, without knee joint, rigid, custom fabricated
    • A. 

      L1810

    • B. 

      L1800

    • C. 

      L1834

    • D. 

      L1832

  • 16. 
    Major joint implants used in inpatient procedures are coded as
    • A. 

      C1713

    • B. 

      C1776

    • C. 

      L8699

    • D. 

      Non-Covered

  • 17. 
    Assign a appropriate code for product, Mfr name - Angiodynamic, Part No. 12104805
    • A. 

      C1751

    • B. 

      C1887,C1769

    • C. 

      C1769

    • D. 

      C1887

  • 18. 
    Assign a appropriate code for Sterilization Tray 10 X 10 cm
    • A. 

      A4550

    • B. 

      S8301

    • C. 

      A4649

    • D. 

      Non-Covered

  • 19. 
    Q codes - temporary procedures, services and supplies - once permanent codes are assigned, the Q codes are removed
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

    • C. 

      Not applicable

  • 20. 
    G codes - temporary procedures & professional services; even after CPT codes are assigned, the G codes are retained
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

    • C. 

      Not applicable

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