HCPCS Code Details - G9450

HCPCS Level II Code
Procedures/Professional Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code G9450
Description

Long description:
History of injection drug use

Short description:
Hx injec drug use

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 Z2 - Undefined codes
HCPCS Action code D - Discontinue procedure or modifier code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2022
Date added Added Jan 01, 2015
Termination date Dec 31, 2021
HCPCS Coding Procedures
  HCPCS Code G9450 has been discontinued effective Jan 01, 2022.

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 G9449 · History of receiving blood transfusions prior to 1992

  • HCPCS G9451 · Patient received one-time screening for hcv infection


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”