Coverage Requirements (Rev. 1586, 10-06-08)

by  Jared Staheli
June 25th, 2015

Pneumococcal vaccine, influenza virus vaccine, and hepatitis B vaccine and their administration are covered only under Medicare Part B, regardless of the setting in which they are furnished, even when provided to an inpatient during a hospital stay covered under Part A.

See Pub. 100-02, Medicare Benefit Policy Manual, chapter 15, for additional coverage requirements for pneumococcal vaccine, hepatitis B vaccine, and influenza virus vaccine.

References:

Coverage Requirements (Rev. 1586, 10-06-08). (2015, June 25). Find-A-Code Articles. Retrieved from https://www.findacode.com/articles/coverage-requirements-rev-1586-10-06-08-26892.html

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