Results 1 to 3 of 3

H1N1 Vaccine Administration code

  1. #1
    Question H1N1 Vaccine Administration code
    Medical Coding Books
    Just wanted to know what code you are using for the administration only of the H1N1 Vaccine. Thanks!

  2. #2
    Kansas City, MO
    Currently there are two codes to report the Administration of H1N1.

    G9141 - Medicare and some Medicaid and Commercial Plans
    90470 - Is the new code that was approved by the AMA, it was just approved so it will not appear in the CPT book. Most of the large commercial carriers are accepting the 90470.

    You will need to check to see which code your carriers will accept.
    Angela Jordan, CPC, COBGC, AAPC Fellow
    Senior Managing Consultant
    Medical Revenue Solutions, LLC
    AAPC National Advisory Board - Southwest
    AAPCCA BOD Chair 2012-2013

  3. Default
    i have been instructed to use 90663,SL (state supply $0), and 90470 for administration for h1n1 vaccine.

Similar Threads

  1. 2011 vaccine administration and H1N1 coding
    By valleycoder in forum E/M
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 12-30-2010, 11:03 AM
  2. New Vaccine code for the H1N1 flu
    By sharonglaze in forum Diagnosis Coding
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 08-25-2010, 02:53 PM
  3. Rate Code for H1N1 Vaccine Administration
    By NANASIA in forum Behavioral Health
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 01-05-2010, 01:50 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?


Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.