J&J COVID Vaccine Gets Special CPT Code Even Before FDA Filing

 J&J COVID Vaccine Gets Special CPT Code Even Before FDA Filing

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The largest US physician company has actually created a billing code for what’s expected to be the country’s third COVID-19 vaccine, continuing of an anticipated regulative filing for emergency situation clearance of the item.

The American Medical Association (AMA) on Tuesday said the Present Procedural Terminology(CPT) code set has been updated to include the Johnson & Johnson (J&J)/ Janssen vaccine, which has been designated the code 91303.

New Brunswick, New Jersey– based J&J is waiting for stage 3 data from a research study of its single-dose vaccine, which might be readily available as early as late January, a business spokesperson told Medscape Medical News on Wednesday.

If the vaccine continues to seem safe and efficient, J&J will file with the US Food an

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