Becker Orthopedic developed Compcore® to provide the O & P field with a carbon reinforcement that bonds to polypropylene. This unique material provides approximately a 50% increase in the rigidity of the host plastic without the need to mechanically affix it to the host orthosis.
US Patent 5,312,669
The responsibility of accurate coding lies with the patient care facility that is billing for the product and service. The HCPCS Alpha-Numeric System is subject to revisions and periodic updates and should be consulted prior to billing.