Flu Shots and CPT/HPCS codes

Flu Shot CPT Codes

It is that time of year again for our Medical providers to start administering flu shots to our residents and staff.  CMS has released the new pricing schedule for the flu vaccinations for 2020.  Please make sure you are billing the correct CPT/HCPCS code for each dose administered as well as charging for the actual administration of the shot (ADMIN INFLUENZA VIRUS VAC) HCPCS Code G0008.  If you would like more information on this topic, please visit https://www.cms.gov/Outreach-and-Education/Medicare-Learning-Network-MLN/MLNProducts/MLN-Publications-Items/CMS1243321  and https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Medicare-Fee-for-Service-Part-B-Drugs/McrPartBDrugAvgSalesPrice/VaccinesPricing for more information!