What is a B- Code ?

B-Codes: relate to Enteral and Parenteral Therapy, including codes for supplies, formulae, nutritional solutions and infusion pumps.

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Reimbursement Codes.com contains information for enteral nutrition products only.

Reimb Code Description Effective Date Code Price Code Price-5%
B4157 Enteral formula, nutritionally complete, for special metabolic needs for inherited disease of metabolism, includes proteins, fats, carbs, vits and mins, may include fiber, admin through an enteral feeding tube, 100 cal = 1 unit (Effective 2/1/07 Code Price is per 100 calories and is based on median pricing methodology – previously Code Price was based on 1 gm and average pricing methodology) 10/01/09 $3.71 $3.52