2019/2020 HCPCS Code U0003

Infectious agent detection by nucleic acid (dna or rna); severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (sars-cov-2) (coronavirus disease [covid-19]), amplified probe technique, making use of high throughput technologies as described by cms-2020-01-r
Short Description Cov-19 amp prb hgh thruput
HCPCS Coverage Code C = Carrier judgment
HCPCS Action Code A = Add procedure or modifier code
HCPCS Action Effective Date April 14, 2020
HCPCS Code Added Date April 14, 2020
HCPCS Pricing Indicator Code 22 = Price established by carriers (e.g., gap - fills, carrier established panels)
HCPCS Multiple Pricing Indicator Code A = Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
HCPCS Type Of Service Code 5 = Diagnostic laboratory
HCPCS Anesthesia Base Unit Quantity 0