HCPCS Code Details - C9048

HCPCS Level II Code
Temporary Codes for Use with Outpatient Prospective Payment System
HCPCS Code C9048
Description

Long description:
Dexamethasone, lacrimal ophthalmic insert, 0.1 mg

Short description:
Dexamethasone ophth insert

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 53 - Statute
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Statute number 1833(t)
Coverage code D - Special coverage instructions apply
BETOS2 code O1E - Other drugs
HCPCS Action code D - Discontinue procedure or modifier code
Type of service 9 - Other medical items or services
Effective date Effective Oct 01, 2019
Date added Added Jul 01, 2019
Termination date Sep 30, 2019
HCPCS Coding Procedures
  HCPCS Code C9048 has been discontinued effective Oct 01, 2019.

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 C9047 · Injection, caplacizumab-yhdp, 1 mg

  • HCPCS J1096 · Dexamethasone, lacrimal ophthalmic insert, 0.1 mg

  • HCPCS C9049 · Injection, tagraxofusp-erzs, 10 mcg


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”