HCPCS Code Details - J0636

HCPCS Level II Code
Drugs administered other than oral method, chemotherapy drugs
HCPCS Code J0636
Description

Long description:
Injection, calcitriol, 0.1 mcg

Short description:
Inj calcitriol per 0.1 mcg

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 51 - Drugs
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code D - Special coverage instructions apply
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, 2003
Date added Added Jan 01, 2003
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 - J0636

Effective Code Dosage Payment
Limit
Vaccine AWP % Vaccine Limit Infusion AWP % DME infusion limit Blood AWP % Blood limit Clotting factor Note
April 1, 2021 - June 30, 2021 0.1 MCG 0.741 - - - - - -
January 1, 2021 - March 31, 2021 0.1 MCG 0.735 - - - - - -
October 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020 0.1 MCG 0.752 - - - - - -
July 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020 0.1 MCG 0.748 - - - - - -
April 1, 2020 - June 30, 2020 0.1 MCG 0.765 - - - - - -

See also

  • HCPCS J0630 · Injection, calcitonin salmon, up to 400 units

  • HCPCS J0637 · Injection, caspofungin acetate, 5 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”