HCPCS Code Details - Q0513

HCPCS Level II Code
Miscellaneous Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code Q0513

Long description:
Pharmacy dispensing fee for inhalation drug(s); per 30 days

Short description:
Disp fee inhal drugs/30 days

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 46 - Carrier priced (e.g., not otherwise classified, individual determination, carrier discretion, gap-filled amounts)
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 9 - Other medical items or services
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2006
Date added Added Jan 01, 2006
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 Q0512 · Pharmacy supply fee for oral anti-cancer, oral anti-emetic or immunosuppressive drug(s); for a subsequent prescription in a 30-day period

  • HCPCS G0333 · Pharmacy dispensing fee for inhalation drug(s); initial 30-day supply as a beneficiary

  • HCPCS Q0514 · Pharmacy dispensing fee for inhalation drug(s); per 90 days

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”