CMS has developed Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes that can be used by laboratories to bill for certain COVID-19 diagnostic tests to help increase testing and track new cases.


  • U0001

    CDC 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-NCOV) real-time RT-PCR diagnostic panel   New
  • U0002

    2019-ncov coronavirus, SARS-COV-2/2019-ncov (covid-19), any technique, multiple types or subtypes (includes all targets), non-CDC   New