AHA Coding Clinic® for HCPCS - 2012 Issue 2; For Your Information

Drugs and Biologicals with OPPS Pass-Through Status Effective April 1, 2012

CMS has granted pass-through status to four (4) drugs. HCPCS code C9288, Injection, centruroides (scorpion) immune f(ab)2 (equine), 1 vial, C9289, Injection, asparaginase erwinia chrysanthemi, 1,000 international units (I.U.), C9290, Injection, bupivacaine liposome, 1 mg, and C9291, Injection, aflibercept, 2 mg vial. These codes became effective on April 1, 2012. ...

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