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G0481

Drug test(s), definitive, utilizing drug identification methods able to identify individual drugs and distinguish between structural isomers (but not necessarily stereoisomers), including, but not limited to gc/ms (any type, single or tandem) and lc/ms (any type, single or tandem and excluding immunoassays (e.g., ia, eia, elisa, emit, fpia) and enzymatic methods (e.g., alcohol dehydrogenase)); qualitative or quantitative, all sources(s), includes specimen validity testing, per day, 8-14 drug class(es), including metabolite(s) if performed

  • Effective Date: 2016-01-01
  • Medicare Coverage Status: Carrier Judgement
  • BETOS Classification: Lab tests - other (non-Medicare fee schedule)

Medicare has not assigned a fee schedule for this code

G0480       G0482