HCPCS Code Details - B4185

HCPCS Level II Code
Enteral and Parenteral Therapy
HCPCS Code B4185
Description

Long description:
Parenteral nutrition solution, not otherwise specified, 10 grams lipids

Short description:
Pn soln nos 10 grams lipids

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 39 - Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code D - Special coverage instructions apply
BETOS2 code O1C - Enteral and parenteral
HCPCS Action code C - Change in long description of procedure or modifier code
Type of service E - Enteral/parenteral nutrients/supplies
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2020
Date added Added Jan 01, 2006
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 B4180 · Parenteral nutrition solution; carbohydrates (dextrose), greater than 50% (500 ml = 1 unit) - home mix

  • HCPCS B4187 · Omegaven, 10 grams lipids


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”