HCPCS Code Details - Q9986

HCPCS Level II Code
Miscellaneous Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code Q9986
Description

Long description:
Injection, hydroxyprogesterone caproate, (makena), 10 mg

Short description:
Makena, 10 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 O1E - Other drugs
HCPCS Action code D - Discontinue procedure or modifier code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jan 01, 2018
Date added Added Jul 01, 2017
Termination date Dec 31, 2017
HCPCS Coding Procedures
  HCPCS Code Q9986 has been discontinued effective Jan 01, 2018.

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 J1725 · Injection, hydroxyprogesterone caproate, 1 mg

  • HCPCS J1726 · Injection, hydroxyprogesterone caproate, (makena), 10 mg

  • HCPCS J1729 · Injection, hydroxyprogesterone caproate, not otherwise specified, 10 mg

  • HCPCS Q9985 · Injection, hydroxyprogesterone caproate, not otherwise specified, 10 mg

  • HCPCS Q9987 · Pathogen(s) test for platelets


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”