ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 02WA0QZ

Revision of Implant Heart Assist in Heart, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 02WA0QZ

ICD-10-PCS: 02WA0QZ
Short Description: Revision of Implant Heart Assist in Heart, Open Approach
Long Description: Revision of Implantable Heart Assist System in Heart, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 02WA0QZ

Valid for Submission
The code 02WA0QZ is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 02 - Heart and Great Vessels
Operation 02W - Revision
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
A - Heart 0 - Open Q - Implantable Heart Assist System Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Revision
Definition:
Correcting, to the extent possible, a portion of a malfunctioning device or the position of a displaced device
Explanation:
Revision can include correcting a malfunctioning or displaced device by taking out or putting in components of the device such as a screw or pin
Includes:
Adjustment of position of pacemaker lead, recementing of hip prosthesis
Approach Open
Definition:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 02WA0QZ:

Limited Coverage - this code is intended for for certain procedures whose medical complexity and serious nature incur extraordinary associated costs, medicare limits coverage to a portion of the cost.

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