HCPCS Code Details - J1444

HCPCS Level II Code
Drugs administered other than oral method, chemotherapy drugs
HCPCS Code J1444
Description

Long description:
Injection, ferric pyrophosphate citrate powder, 0.1 mg of iron

Short description:
Fe pyro cit pow 0.1 mg iron

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 A - Add procedure or modifier code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jul 01, 2019
Date added Added Jul 01, 2019
Notes This code would be used with the "JE" modifier, when administered via dialysate. Note that the existing code J1443 Injection, ferric pyrophosphate citrate solution, 0.1 mg of iron is available for assignment by insurers to code ferric pyrophosphate citrate solution.
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

See also

  • HCPCS J1443 · Injection, ferric pyrophosphate citrate solution, 0.1 mg of iron

  • HCPCS Q9976 · Injection, ferric pyrophosphate citrate solution, 0.1 mg of iron

  • HCPCS J1446 · Injection, tbo-filgrastim, 5 micrograms


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”