2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 02H73JZ

Insertion of Pacemaker Lead into Left Atrium, Percutaneous Approach

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

02H73JZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of insertion of pacemaker lead into left atrium, percutaneous approach. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 02H73JZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the heart and great vessels body system, classified under the insertion operation. The applicable bodypart is atrium, left.

ICD-10-PCS: 02H73JZ
Short Description:Insertion of Pacemaker Lead into Left Atrium, Perc Approach
Long Description:Insertion of Pacemaker Lead into Left Atrium, Percutaneous Approach

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 0 Section Medical and Surgical
Character 2 2 Body System Heart and Great Vessels
Character 3 H Operation Insertion Insertion of radioactive implant, insertion of central venous catheter
Character 4 7 BodyPart Atrium, Left Left auricular appendix
Character 5 3 Approach Percutaneous Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach the site of the procedure
Character 6 J Device Cardiac Lead, Pacemaker
Character 7 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Convert 02H73JZ to ICD-9-PCS

The following crosswalk between ICD-10-PCS to ICD-9-PCS is based based on the General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS) information:

What is ICD-10-PCS?

The ICD-10 Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-PCS) is a catalog of procedural codes used by medical professionals for hospital inpatient healthcare settings. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) maintain the catalog in the U.S. releasing yearly updates. This 2020 ICD-10-PCS code is to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2019 through September 30, 2020.

Each ICD-10-PCS code has a structure of seven alphanumeric characters and contains no decimals. The first character defines the major "section". Depending on the "section" the second through seventh characters mean different things.