ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 02WA3QZ

Revision of Implantable Heart Assist System in Heart, Percutaneous Approach

Version 2019 Billable Code Non-covered Procedure Codes Not Covered Medicare
Short Description:Revision of Implant Heart Assist in Heart, Perc Approach
Long Description:Revision of Implantable Heart Assist System in Heart, Percutaneous Approach

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 02WA3QZ is a billable procedure code but might not be covered by Medicare. 02WA3QZ is used to indicate the performance of revision of implantable heart assist system in heart, percutaneous approach. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 02WA3QZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the heart and great vessels body system, classified under the revision operation. The applicable body part is heart.

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 W Operation Revision Adjustment of position of pacemaker lead, recementing of hip prosthesis
Character 4 A Body Part Heart
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 Q Device Implantable Heart Assist System
Character 7 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Code Edits

The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:

Convert 02WA3QZ 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.

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.