HCPCS Code Details - G9286

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G9286

Long description:
Antibiotic regimen prescribed within 10 days after onset of symptoms

Short description:
Antibio rx w in 10d of sympt

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 00 - Physician Fee Schedule And Non-Physician Practitioners - Service not separately priced by part B (e.g., services not covered, bundled, used by Part A only, etc.)
Multiple pricing indicator 9 - Not applicable as HCPCS not priced separately by part B or value is not established
Coverage code C - Carrier judgment
BETOS2 code M5B - Specialist - psychiatry
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2016
Date added Added Jan 01, 2014
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 G9285 · Specimen site other than anatomic location of lung or is not classified as non small cell lung cancer

  • HCPCS G9498 · Antibiotic regimen prescribed

  • HCPCS G9505 · Antibiotic regimen prescribed within 10 days after onset of symptoms for documented medical reason

  • HCPCS G9287 · Antibiotic regimen not prescribed within 10 days after onset of symptoms

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”