HCPCS Code Details - Q9994

HCPCS Level II Code
Miscellaneous Services (Temporary Codes)
HCPCS Code Q9994
Description

Long description:
In-line cartridge containing digestive enzyme(s) for enteral feeding, each

Short description:
Enzyme cartridge enteral nut

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 00 - Physician Fee Schedule And Non-Physician Practitioners - Service not separately priced by part B (e.g., services not covered, bundled, used by Part A only, etc.)
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code D - Special coverage instructions apply
BETOS2 code O1C - Enteral and parenteral
HCPCS Action code A - Add procedure or modifier code
Type of service E - Enteral/parenteral nutrients/supplies
Effective date Effective Jul 13, 2018
Date added Added Jul 01, 2018
Notes Sec. 30.7.2 of the Claims Processing Manual
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 Q9993 · Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, preservative-free, extended-release, microsphere formulation, 1 mg

  • HCPCS Q9995 · Injection, emicizumab-kxwh, 0.5 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”