2022 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 09HE05Z

Insertion of Single Channel Cochlear Prosthesis into Left Inner Ear, Open Approach

Version 2021
Billable Code

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS:09HE05Z
Short Description:Insert Singl Chan Cochl Prosth in L Inner Ear, Open
Long Description:Insertion of Single Channel Cochlear Prosthesis into Left Inner Ear, Open Approach

09HE05Z is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of insertion of single channel cochlear prosthesis into left inner ear, open approach. The code is valid for the year 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 09HE05Z is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the ear, nose, sinus body system, classified under the insertion operation. The applicable bodypart is inner ear, left.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 0 Medical and Surgical
2 Body System 9 Ear, Nose, Sinus
3 Operation H Insertion

Involves:
Putting in a nonbiological appliance that monitors, assists, performs, or prevents a physiological function but does not physically take the place of a body part

Includes:
  • Insertion of radioactive implant, insertion of central venous catheter
4 BodyPart E Inner Ear, Left Includes:
  • Bony labyrinth
  • Bony vestibule
  • Cochlea
  • Round window
  • Semicircular canal
5 Approach 0 Open

Involves:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

6 Device 5 Hearing Device, Single Channel Cochlear Prosthesis
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.

Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping

The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The procedure code 09HE05Z is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V38.0 applicable from 10/01/2021 through 09/30/2022.

MS-DRG MS-DRG Title MCD Relative Weight
140MAJOR HEAD AND NECK PROCEDURES WITH MCC033.9779
141MAJOR HEAD AND NECK PROCEDURES WITH CC032.2061
142MAJOR HEAD AND NECK PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC031.6051

The relative weight of a diagnostic related group determines the reimbursement rate based on the severity of a patient's illness and the associated cost of care during hospitalization.

Convert 09HE05Z 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.