HCPCS Code Details - C9034

HCPCS Level II Code
Temporary Codes for Use with Outpatient Prospective Payment System
HCPCS Code C9034

Long description:
Injection, dexamethasone 9%, intraocular, 1 mcg

Short description:
Injection, dexamethasone 9%

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 53 - Statute
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code D - Special coverage instructions apply
BETOS2 code O1E - Other drugs
HCPCS Action code A - Add procedure or modifier code
Type of service 9 - Other medical items or services
Effective date Effective Oct 01, 2018
Date added Added Oct 01, 2018
Notes New OPPS pass-through drug code effective October 1, 2018.
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 C9033 · Injection, fosnetupitant 235 mg and palonosetron 0.25 mg

  • HCPCS C9113 · Injection, pantoprazole sodium, per vial

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”