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New Benefits for Aid Code 7F

May 15, 2020

Effective February 4, 2020, HCPCS codes U0001 (CDC 2019 Novel Coronavirus [2019-nCoV] Real-Time RT-PCR Diagnostic Panel) and U0002 (2019-nCoV Coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2/2019-nCoV [COVID-19], any technique, multiple types or subtypes [includes all targets], non-CDC) are benefits under Aid Code 7F.

Effective March 13, 2020, CPT® code 87635 (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) is a benefit under Aid Code 7F.