2022 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0BH071Z

Insertion of Radioactive Element into Tracheobronchial Tree, Via Natural or Artificial Opening

Version 2021
Billable Code

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS:0BH071Z
Short Description:Insert of Radioact Elem into Tracheobronc Tree, Via Opening
Long Description:Insertion of Radioactive Element into Tracheobronchial Tree, Via Natural or Artificial Opening

0BH071Z is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of insertion of radioactive element into tracheobronchial tree, via natural or artificial opening. The code is valid for the year 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0BH071Z is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the respiratory system body system, classified under the insertion operation. The applicable bodypart is tracheobronchial tree.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 0 Medical and Surgical
2 Body System B Respiratory System
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 0 Tracheobronchial Tree
5 Approach 7 Via Natural or Artificial Opening

Involves:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach the site of the procedure

6 Device 1 Radioactive Element Includes:
  • Brachytherapy seeds
  • CivaSheet(R)
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 0BH071Z 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
166OTHER RESPIRATORY SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITH MCC043.7235
167OTHER RESPIRATORY SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITH CC041.8187
168OTHER RESPIRATORY SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC041.3544
907OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH MCC213.9482
908OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH CC212.0504
909OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITHOUT CC/MCC211.371

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 0BH071Z 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.