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Information on Billing for Administration of COVID-19 Vaccines (for Non-Pharmacy Providers)

6/4/2021


TO: Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, FQHCs, RHCs, County Health Departments, Hospital Providers, and Dentists

RE: Information on Billing for Administration of COVID-19 Vaccines (for Non-Pharmacy Providers)

Effective May 10, 2021, the Alabama Medicaid Agency covers the following procedure codes for the administration of the Pfizer vaccine for recipients 12 years of age and older.

Administration CPT Code


Short Description

0001A

1st dose, 30mcg/0.3 mL

0002A

2nd dose, 30mcg/0.3 mL


Medicaid enrolled providers should not bill for the vaccine if using federally allocated vaccines.

To participate in the administration of COVID-19 vaccine, Alabama providers must enroll in the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) ImmPRINT COVID-19 Vaccination Program. Follow the steps in the ImmPRINT Registration Roadmap to enroll.

Providers must follow state and federal laws and regulations regarding administration of vaccines.
State and federal standing order guidelines for products granted Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) must be followed.

Providers with billing questions should contact the Gainwell Technology Provider Assistance Center at 1-800-688-7989.