NOW Available

THE FIRST AND ONLY
2-DOSE HEPATITIS B VACCINE
FOR ADULTS ≥18 YEARS1,2

Read the press release

Dosing and Administration

Introducing the first and only 2‑dose hepatitis B vaccine for adults ≥18 years1,2

WHO TO VACCINATE

Identify appropriate patients for hepatitis B immunization in your practice
based on a summary of the CDC recommendations

The CDC recommends hepatitis B vaccination for a wide variety of adults3,4: 

  • Persons who have occupational risk of infection, including health care and public safety workers
  • Patients with chronic liver disease
  • Patients with HIV infection
  • Patients with end-stage renal disease, including predialysis, hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis,
    and home dialysis patients
  • Patients with diabetes aged 19-59 years
  • Sexually active patients who are not in a long-term, mutually monogamous relationship
  • Patients seeking testing or treatment for a sexually transmitted disease
  • Men who have sex with men
  • Sexual partners of HBV-positive persons
  • Current or recent users of injectable drugs
  • International travelers to regions with high or intermediate levels of endemic HBV infection
  • Household contacts of HBV-positive persons
  • All patients seeking protection from HBV infection

Read the CDC recommendations for hepatitis B vaccination

2011 update to CDC recommendations in patients with diabetes

CDC=Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; HBV=hepatitis B virus.

 

ACCESSING HEPLISAV-B

HEPLISAV-B is now available

Please call 1-84-HEPLISAV (1-844-375-4728) for information on ordering.
The following table provides a brief overview of relevant billing and coding information for HEPLISAV-B

Item Code Description
CPT®* Drug Code 90739 Hepatitis B vaccine, adult dosage, 2 dose schedule, for intramuscular use
CPT Administration Code 90471 Immunization administration (includes percutaneous, intradermal, subcutaneous, or intramuscular injections); 1 vaccine (single or combination vaccine/toxoid)
HCPCS (Administration code for Medicare Part B) G0010 Administration of hepatitis B vaccine
10-Digit NDC Number 43528-002-01 43528-002-05 Single vial, 1 dose, 0.5 mL
Package of 5 single-dose vials
11-Digit NDC Number 43528-0002-01
43528-0002-05
Single vial, 1 dose, 0.5 mL
Package of 5 single-dose vials
ICD-10 CM Z23 Encounter for immunization
MVX Code DVX Dynavax
CVX Code 189 Hepatitis B vaccine [recombinant], adjuvant

Please note for TRICARE:

  • The correct NDC number for reimbursement is on the package, not the vial
  • Be sure to enter the 11-digit NDC number (the one with the extra "0") on the claim form

CPT=Current Procedural Terminology; HCPCS=Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System; ICD-10-CM=International Classifications of Diseases, 10th Revision, Clinical Modification, 7th ed.; NDC=National Drug Code.

*CPT is a registered trademark of the American Medical Association (AMA).

 

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