Wearing a back brace can be uncomfortable from time to time. It may shift or rotate throughout the course of the day. Your doctor may prescribe you some hose supports to help keep your stockings up and your brace in place. The medical billing code for these hose supports is L0982. This billing code enforces certain requirements for the hose supports. The billing code L0982 applies to stocking supporter grips. These supporter grips, or hose supports, are prefabricated supports. The supports must come in a set of four. According to the L-code, L0982, these hose supports are not costume made for one specific patient.