Fast-tracking has been the name of the game in developing codes for reporting immunization against COVID-19. Current Procedural Terminology (CPT ®) codes have been developed and provided for implementation multiple times this year. This article provides the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) vaccine product and administration codes available at the time of publication. The following are important points about coding and reporting immunization against COVID-19:

The vaccine products are provided at no cost to physicians and other providers. Payment to the practice is for the cost of administration of the vaccine. No patient may be billed for a COVID-19 vaccine or its administration. Do not collect or bill patients or parents for co-pays, coinsurance, or deductible amounts. Do not charge patients a convenience fee or otherwise balance bill a patient. See Table 1 for information on reporting claims to various health plans and programs.

Medicare, Medicaid, Children’s Health Insurance Program, and...

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