2022 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0821XYZ

Change Other Device in Left Eye, External Approach

Version 2021
Billable Code

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS:0821XYZ
Short Description:Change Other Device in Left Eye, External Approach
Long Description:Change Other Device in Left Eye, External Approach

0821XYZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of change other device in left eye, external approach. The code is valid for the year 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0821XYZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the eye body system, classified under the change operation. The applicable bodypart is eye, left.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 0 Medical and Surgical
2 Body System 8 Eye
3 Operation 2 Change

Involves:
Taking out or off a device from a body part and putting back an identical or similar device in or on the same body part without cutting or puncturing the skin or a mucous membrane

Explanation:
All CHANGE procedures are coded using the approach EXTERNAL

Includes:
  • Urinary catheter change, gastrostomy tube change
4 BodyPart 1 Eye, Left Includes:
  • Ciliary body
  • Posterior chamber
5 Approach X External

Involves:
Procedures performed directly on the skin or mucous membrane and procedures performed indirectly by the application of external force through the skin or mucous membrane

6 Device Y Other Device Includes:
  • Alfapump(R) system
7 Qualifier Z No Qualifier

Explanation:
The value Z is used for the seventh character to indicate that a specific qualifier does not apply to the procedure.

Convert 0821XYZ 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. These 2022 ICD-10-PCS codes are to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2021 through September 30, 2022.

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.