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  1. #1
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    Apr 2007

    Question H1N1 Vaccine Administration code

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    Just wanted to know what code you are using for the administration only of the H1N1 Vaccine. Thanks!

  2. #2
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    Apr 2007
    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
    AAPC of Kansas City
    National Advisory Board Representative Region 5

    Medical Revenue $olutions
    Senior Managing Consultant


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

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