HCPCS Code Details - J0888

HCPCS Level II Code
Drugs administered other than oral method, chemotherapy drugs
HCPCS Code J0888
Description

Long description:
Injection, epoetin beta, 1 microgram, (for non esrd use)

Short description:
Epoetin beta non esrd

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 57 - Other carrier priced
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, 2018 - This procedure is approved to be performed in an ambulatory surgical center.
BETOS2 code O1E - Other drugs
HCPCS Action code P - Payment change (MOG, pricing indicator codes, anesthesia base units,Ambulatory Surgical Centers)
Type of service 9 - Other medical items or services
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2018
Date added Added Jan 01, 2015
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 - J0888

Effective Code Dosage Payment
Limit
Vaccine AWP % Vaccine Limit Infusion AWP % DME infusion limit Blood AWP % Blood limit Clotting factor Note
October 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018 1 MCG 1.739 - - - - - -
July 1, 2018 - September 30, 2018 1 MCG 1.787 - - - - - -
April 1, 2018 - June 30, 2018 1 MCG 1.904 - - - - - -
January 1, 2018 - March 31, 2018 1 MCG 1.628 - - - - - -
October 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017 1 MCG 1.628 - - - - - -

See also

  • HCPCS J0887 · Injection, epoetin beta, 1 microgram, (for esrd on dialysis)

  • HCPCS Q9972 · Injection, epoetin beta, 1 microgram, (for esrd on dialysis)

  • HCPCS Q9973 · Injection, epoetin beta, 1 microgram, (non-esrd use)

  • HCPCS J0890 · Injection, peginesatide, 0.1 mg (for esrd on dialysis)


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”