Pharmacy

Pharmacy Question for the Week of February 17, 2020

Pharmacy Compliance Question of the Week

Question:

I have a drug that qualifies as therapeutic but doesn’t meet the requirements for any codes between 80150–80203, what code would I use?

Answer:

Should the drug being coded fall under the classification of therapeutic and not be defined by the codes 80150–80203, the next option is 80299.


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