HCPCS Code Details - Q9991

HCPCS Level II Code
Miscellaneous Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code Q9991
Description

Long description:
Injection, buprenorphine extended-release (sublocade), less than or equal to 100 mg

Short description:
Buprenorph xr 100 mg or less

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 A - Add procedure or modifier code
Type of service 1 - Medical care
Effective date Effective Jul 01, 2018
Date added Added Jul 01, 2018
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

ASP Drug pricing - Q9991

Effective Code Dosage Payment
Limit
Vaccine AWP % Vaccine Limit Infusion AWP % DME infusion limit Blood AWP % Blood limit Clotting factor Note
October 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018 Less than or equal to 100 MG 1674.8 - - - - - -
July 1, 2018 - September 30, 2018 Less than or equal to 100 MG 1674.8 - - - - - -

See also

  • HCPCS Q9989 · Ustekinumab, for intravenous injection, 1 mg

  • HCPCS Q9992 · Injection, buprenorphine extended-release (sublocade), greater than 100 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”