AHA Coding Clinic® for HCPCS - 2016 Issue 1; For Your Information

New HCPCS codes for certain drugs, biologicals, and radiopharmaceuticals

Several new HCPCS codes were created for the reporting of drugs and biologicals under the hospital outpatient prospective payment system (OPPS). These new HCPCS codes are listed in the table below: New HCPCS CodesHCPCS Long DescriptorC9458 Florbetaben F18, diagnostic, per study dose, up to 8.1 millicuries C9459 Flutemetamol F18, diagnostic, per study dose, up to 5 millicuries C9460 Injection, cangrelor, 1 mg Q9980 Hyaluronan or derivative, GenVisc 850, for intra-articular injection, 1 mg J0714 Injection, ceftazidime and avibactam, 0.5g/0.125g J1575 Injection, immune globulin/hyaluronidase, (hyqvia), 100 mg immuneglobulin J7188 Injection, factor viii (antihemophilic factor, recombinant), (obizur), per...

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