Pneumococcal Vac, 23-valent, 2 or more doses

Administering two or more doses of the 23-valent pneumococcal vaccine for broader protection against infections caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae.

Details

CPT code:

90678

Category:

Category I

Section:

Medicine

Specialty:

Vaccines, Toxoids

Type:

Vaccine

CPT code 90678 involves the administration of two or more doses of the 23-valent pneumococcal vaccine, providing broader protection against infections caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae. This vaccine is crucial for preventing pneumococcal diseases, including pneumonia and meningitis. The use of multiple doses underscores the importance of comprehensive vaccination strategies in safeguarding individuals against a range of pneumococcal infections.

Under what category does Pneumococcal Vac, 23-valent, 2 or more doses fall?

Category I

What is the billing unit for Pneumococcal Vac, 23-valent, 2 or more doses?

Per Dose

Modifiers

-

Clinical use

Administration of 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPSV-23), 2 or more doses

Documentation

Admin record, vaccine lot, route, site, patient demographics

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