HCPCS Code Details - J9198

HCPCS Level II Code
Drugs administered other than oral method, chemotherapy drugs
HCPCS Code J9198

Long description:
Injection, gemcitabine hydrochloride, (infugem), 100 mg

Short description:
Inj. infugem, 100 mg

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 O1D - Chemotherapy
HCPCS Action code A - Add procedure or modifier code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jul 01, 2020
Date added Added Jul 01, 2020
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 J9190 · Injection, fluorouracil, 500 mg

  • HCPCS J9201 · Injection, gemcitabine hydrochloride, not otherwise specified, 200 mg

  • HCPCS J9199 · Injection, gemcitabine hydrochloride (infugem), 200 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”