HCPCS Code Details - J2543

HCPCS Level II Code
Drugs administered other than oral method, chemotherapy drugs
HCPCS Code J2543
Description

Long description:
Injection, piperacillin sodium/tazobactam sodium, 1 gram/0.125 grams (1.125 grams)

Short description:
Piperacillin/tazobactam

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, 2001
Date added Added Jan 01, 2000
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 - J2543

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 1.125 GM 1.418 - - - - - -
April 1, 2021 - June 30, 2021 1.125 GM 1.508 - - - - - -
January 1, 2021 - March 31, 2021 1.125 GM 1.611 - - - - - -
October 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020 1.125 GM 1.653 - - - - - -
July 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020 1.125 GM 1.676 - - - - - -

See also

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

  • HCPCS J2545 · Pentamidine isethionate, inhalation solution, fda-approved final product, non-compounded, administered through dme, unit dose form, per 300 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”