HCPCS Code Details - C9079

HCPCS Level II Code
Temporary Codes for Use with Outpatient Prospective Payment System
HCPCS Code C9079
Description

Long description:
Injection, evinacumab-dgnb, 5 mg

Short description:
Inj, evinacumab-dgnb, 5 mg

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 A - Add procedure or modifier code
Type of service 9 - Other medical items or services
Effective date Effective Jul 01, 2021
Date added Added Jul 01, 2021
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 C9078 · Injection, trilaciclib, 1 mg

  • HCPCS C9080 · Injection, melphalan flufenamide hydrochloride, 1 mg


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”