HCPCS Modifier VP
Guidelines and Instructions
This modifier is informational only and may be submitted with the following types of service:
- 1 (Medical Care)
- 2 (Surgery)
- 3 (Consultation)
- 4 (Diagnostic Radiology)
- 7 (Anesthesia)
- 8 (Assistant at Surgery)
- 9 (Other Medical Items or Services)
- F (Ambulatory Surgical Center, Facility Usage for Surgical Services)
- If submitted with codes for any other types of service, the service will be returned as unprocessable. Resubmit as a new claim without the modifier.
Reference: CMS Type of Service (PDF, 591 KB) listing (refer to section 10.7 of this manual).