HCPCS Code Details - P9072

HCPCS Level II Code
Pathology and Laboratory Services
HCPCS Code P9072
Description

Long description:
Platelets, pheresis, pathogen reduced or rapid bacterial tested, each unit

Short description:
Plate path red/rapid bac tes

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 52 - Reasonable charge
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Statute number 1833T
Coverage code D - Special coverage instructions apply
BETOS2 code T1H - Lab tests - other (non-Medicare fee schedule)
HCPCS Action code C - Change in long description of procedure or modifier code
Type of service 9 - Other medical items or services
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2017
Date added Added Jan 01, 2016
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 P9071 · Plasma (single donor), pathogen reduced, frozen, each unit

  • HCPCS P9603 · Travel allowance one way in connection with medically necessary laboratory specimen collection drawn from home bound or nursing home bound patient; prorated miles actually travelled


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”