HCPCS Code Details - P9039

2017 HCPCS Level II Code
Pathology and Laboratory Services
HCPCS Code P9039
Description

Long description:
Red blood cells, deglycerolized, each unit

Short description:
Rbc deglycerolized

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 52 - Reasonable charge
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code D - Special coverage instructions apply
BETOS2 code T1H - Lab tests - other (non-Medicare fee schedule)
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service 0 - Whole blood only eff 01/96, whole blood or packed red cells before 01/96
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2001
Date added Jan 01, 2001
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 P9016 · Red blood cells, leukocytes reduced, each unit

  • HCPCS P9021 · Red blood cells, each unit

  • HCPCS P9022 · Red blood cells, washed, each unit

  • HCPCS P9038 · Red blood cells, irradiated, each unit

  • HCPCS P9040 · Red blood cells, leukocytes reduced, irradiated, each unit

  • HCPCS P9057 · Red blood cells, frozen/deglycerolized/washed, leukocytes reduced, irradiated, each unit

  • HCPCS P9058 · Red blood cells, leukocytes reduced, cmv-negative, irradiated, each unit


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”