HCPCS Code Details - C9487

HCPCS Level II Code
Temporary Codes for Use with Outpatient Prospective Payment System
HCPCS Code C9487

Long description:
Ustekinumab, for intravenous injection, 1 mg

Short description:
Ustekinumab iv inj, 1 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 N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service 9 - Other medical items or services
Effective date Effective Jul 01, 2017
Date added Added Apr 01, 2017
Termination date Jun 30, 2017
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 C9486 · Injection, granisetron extended release, 0.1 mg

  • HCPCS J3358 · Ustekinumab, for intravenous injection, 1 mg

  • HCPCS Q9989 · Ustekinumab, for intravenous injection, 1 mg

  • HCPCS C9488 · Injection, conivaptan 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”