HCPCS Modifier BL
Special acquisition of blood and blood products.
- This modifier may only be submitted when a provider paid under the Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) purchases blood or blood products from a community blood bank, or when an OPPS provider runs its own blood bank and assesses a charge for blood or blood products collected by the OPPS provider's own blood bank
Reference: CMS Pub. 100-4, Chapter 4, Section 231.2