HCPCS Code Details - A4232

HCPCS Level II Code
Transportation Services Including Ambulance, Medical & Surgical Supplies
HCPCS Code A4232

Long description:
Syringe with needle for external insulin pump, sterile, 3 cc

Short description:
Syringe w/needle insulin 3cc

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 00 - Physician Fee Schedule And Non-Physician Practitioners - Service not separately priced by part B (e.g., services not covered, bundled, used by Part A only, etc.)
Multiple pricing indicator 9 - Not applicable as HCPCS not priced separately by part B or value is not established
Coverage code I - Not payable by Medicare
BETOS2 code D1E - Other DME
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service P - Lump sum purchase of DME, prosthetics, orthotics
Effective date Effective Apr 01, 2003
Date added Added Jan 01, 1996
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 A4231 · Infusion set for external insulin pump, needle type

  • HCPCS A4206 · Syringe with needle, sterile, 1 cc or less, each

  • HCPCS A4207 · Syringe with needle, sterile 2 cc, each

  • HCPCS A4208 · Syringe with needle, sterile 3 cc, each

  • HCPCS A4209 · Syringe with needle, sterile 5 cc or greater, each

  • HCPCS A4233 · Replacement battery, alkaline (other than j cell), for use with medically necessary home blood glucose monitor owned by patient, each

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”