HCPCS Code Details - J0558

HCPCS Level II Code
Drugs administered other than oral method, chemotherapy drugs
HCPCS Code J0558
Description

Long description:
Injection, penicillin g benzathine and penicillin g procaine, 100,000 units

Short description:
Peng benzathine/procaine inj

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 51 - Drugs
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code C - Carrier judgment
BETOS2 code O1E - Other drugs
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2011
Date added Added Jan 01, 2011
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

ASP Drug pricing - J0558

Effective Code Dosage Payment
Limit
Vaccine AWP % Vaccine Limit Infusion AWP % DME infusion limit Blood AWP % Blood limit Clotting factor Note
October 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017 100,000 UNITS 9.337 - - - - - -
July 1, 2017 - September 30, 2017 100,000 UNITS 9.303 - - - - - -
April 1, 2017 - June 30, 2017 100,000 UNITS 8.546 - - - - - -
January 1, 2017 - March 31, 2017 100,000 UNITS 8.508 - - - - - -
October 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016 100,000 UNITS 7.964 - - - - - -

See also

  • HCPCS J0520 · Injection, bethanechol chloride, myotonachol or urecholine, up to 5 mg

  • HCPCS J0561 · Injection, penicillin g benzathine, 100,000 units

  • HCPCS J2510 · Injection, penicillin g procaine, aqueous, up to 600,000 units

  • HCPCS J2540 · Injection, penicillin g potassium, up to 600,000 units


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”