AHA Coding Clinic® for HCPCS - 2016 Issue 2; For Your Information

New HCPCS codes

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released new HCPCS codes in a recent quarterly update. The new HCPCS codes are listed in the table below. New HCPCS codeLong descriptorEffective dateC9476 Injection, daratumumab, 10 mg July 1, 2016 C9477 Injection, elotuzumab, 1 me July 1, 2016 C9478 Injection, sebelipase alfa, 1 mg July 1, 2016 C9479 Instillation, ciprofloxacin otic suspension, 6 mg July 1, 2016 C9480 Injection, trabectedin, 0.1 mg July 1, 2016 Q9981 Rolapitant, oral, 1 mg July 1, 2016 Q9982 Flutemetamol Fl8, diagnostic, per study dose, up to 5 millicuries July 1, 2016 Q9983...

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