HCPCS Code Details - J0740

HCPCS Level II Code
Drugs administered other than oral method, chemotherapy drugs
HCPCS Code J0740
Description

Long description:
Injection, cidofovir, 375 mg

Short description:
Cidofovir injection

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
ASC payment group code Effective Jan 01, 2008 - This procedure is approved to be performed in an ambulatory surgical center.
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, 1998
Date added Added Jan 01, 1998
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 - J0740

Effective Code Dosage Payment
Limit
Vaccine AWP % Vaccine Limit Infusion AWP % DME infusion limit Blood AWP % Blood limit Clotting factor Note
Jul 1, 2021 - Sep 30, 2021 375 MG 589.784 - - - - - -
April 1, 2021 - June 30, 2021 375 MG 623.278 - - - - - -
January 1, 2021 - March 31, 2021 375 MG 590.291 - - - - - -
October 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020 375 MG 666.25 - - - - - -
July 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020 375 MG 588.846 - - - - - -

See also

  • HCPCS J0735 · Injection, clonidine hydrochloride, 1 mg

  • HCPCS J0742 · Injection, imipenem 4 mg, cilastatin 4 mg and relebactam 2 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”