HCPCS Code Details - G0009

2017 HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G0009
Description

Long description:
Administration of pneumococcal vaccine

Short description:
Admin pneumococcal vaccine

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 54 - Vaccinations
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code C - Carrier judgment
BETOS2 code O1G - Immunizations/Vaccinations
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service V - Pneumococcal/flu vaccine (eff 01/96), Pneumococcal/flu/hepatitis B vaccine (eff 04/95-12/95), Pneumococcal only before 04/95
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 1996
Date added Jan 01, 1994
HCPCS Coding Procedures

HCPCS Modifiers

In HCPCS Level II, modifiers are composed of two alpha or alphanumeric characters.

Example: E0260-NU - Hospital bed, semi-electric (head and foot adjustment), with any type side rails, with mattress
NU” identifies the hospital bed as new equipment

See also

  • HCPCS G0008 · Administration of influenza virus vaccine

  • HCPCS G0010 · Administration of hepatitis b vaccine


1 Two-digit numeric codes are Level I code modifiers copyrighted© by the American Medical Association's Current Procedural Terminology (CPT).

2 BETOS stands for “Berenson-Eggers Type Of Service”