Pharmacy Question for the Week of July 9, 2018

Pharmacy Compliance Question of the Week


Can you confirm that CMS has deleted code C9469?


Effective July 1, 2018, HCPCS code Q9993 (Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, preservative-free, extended-release, microsphere formulation, 1 mg) will replace HCPCS code C9469. The status indicator will remain G (pass-through drugs and biologicals). This announcement can be found at

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