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“From the very beginning Hospice of Leesville was great. They were caring, respectful, understanding, compassionate, informative, always available, and so much more. As primary caregiver I could not have survived without the AWESOME STAFF! Thanks for everything!”

Can I still see my patients and be reimbursed?

GV/GW modifier codes must be added to a Medicare hospice bill to assure payment.

Attending Physician billing for hospice related care if NOT employed by hospice

  • Bill Medicare Part B using CPT and ICD Codes
  • Use 80% of allowable fee schedule
  • Use HCPC modifier Code GV (not employed by hospice)
  • Use HCPC modifier Code GW (if related to terminal DX)
  • Use 07 code (if not related to hospice diagnosis)