Codes: b4176


b4176 is a valid HCPCS code for 2023. It's used to specify:
Parenteral nutrition solution; amino acid 7% through 8.5% (500 ml = 1 unit) – home mix

b4176- HCPCS Details




Short Description
Parenteral sol amino acid 7-
Long Description
Parenteral nutrition solution; amino acid 7% through 8.5% (500 ml = 1 unit) - home mix

A code denoting Medicare coverage status.

HCPCS Coverage Code ⓘ


A code denoting the change made to a procedure or modifier code within the HCPCS system.

HCPCS Action Code ⓘ
N =
No maintenance for this code

Code used to identify the appropriate methodology for developing unique pricing amounts under part B. A procedure may have one to four pricing codes.

HCPCS Pricing Indicator ⓘ
39 =
Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition

Code used to identify instances where a procedure could be priced under multiple methodologies.

HCPCS Multiple Pricing Indicator Code ⓘ
A =
Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology

Berenson-Eggers Type of Service (BETOS) classification categories are used to analyze Medicare costs. All Health Care Financing Administration Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) procedure codes are assigned to a BETOS category.

BETOS Classification ⓘ

O1C =
Enteral and parenteral

The carrier assigned CMS type of service which describes the particular kind(s) of service represented by the procedure code.

Type of Service ⓘ

E =
Enteral/parenteral nutrients/supplies
(eff 04/95 )

Effective date of action to a procedure or modifier code

Effective Date ⓘ


The year the HCPCS code was added to the Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System.

Date Added ⓘ

Termination Date

The HCPCS Code Section that this code belongs to. It's typically denoted by the first letter in the code.

Code Section ⓘ