HCPCS Code Details - Q2009

HCPCS Level II Code
Miscellaneous Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code Q2009
Description

Long description:
Injection, fosphenytoin, 50 mg phenytoin equivalent

Short description:
Fosphenytoin inj pe

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 51 - Drugs
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Statute number 1861S2B
Coverage code D - Special coverage instructions apply
ASC payment group code Effective Jan 01, 2018 - This procedure is approved to be performed in an ambulatory surgical center.
BETOS2 code O1E - Other drugs
HCPCS Action code P - Payment change (MOG, pricing indicator codes, anesthesia base units,Ambulatory Surgical Centers)
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2018
Date added Added Jul 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

See also

  • HCPCS Q2004 · Irrigation solution for treatment of bladder calculi, for example renacidin, per 500 ml

  • HCPCS Q2017 · Injection, teniposide, 50 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”