HCPCS Modifier JB


Description
Administered subcutaneously — HCPCS Modifier JB is informational only and may be submitted with all injection codes.

Guidelines and Instructions
  • This modifier is informational only and may be submitted with all injection codes
  • All providers that submit claims for injections of erythropoiesis stimulating agents (ESA) for ESRD beneficiaries are encouraged to include HCPCS modifier JA on the claim to indicate an intravenous administration or HCPCS modifier JB to indicate a subcutaneous administration
  • At this time, reporting these modifiers is voluntary

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Last Updated: 07/16/2020