ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0JH73MZ

Insertion of Stimulator Generator into Back Subcutaneous Tissue and Fascia, Percutaneous Approach

Version 2019 Billable Code Non-covered Procedure Codes Not Covered Medicare
ICD-10-PCS: 0JH73MZ
Short Description:Insertion of Stim Gen into Back Subcu/Fascia, Perc Approach
Long Description:Insertion of Stimulator Generator into Back Subcutaneous Tissue and Fascia, Percutaneous Approach

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 0JH73MZ is a billable procedure code but might not be covered by Medicare. 0JH73MZ is used to indicate the performance of insertion of stimulator generator into back subcutaneous tissue and fascia, percutaneous approach. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0JH73MZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the subcutaneous tissue and fascia body system, classified under the insertion operation. The applicable body part is subcutaneous tissue and fascia, back.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 0 Section Medical and Surgical
Character 2 J Body System Subcutaneous Tissue and Fascia
Character 3 H Operation Insertion Insertion of radioactive implant, insertion of central venous catheter
Character 4 7 Body Part Subcutaneous Tissue and Fascia, Back
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 M Device Stimulator Generator
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:

Diagnostic Related Groups

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 0JH73MZ is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V36.0 applicable from 10/01/2018 through 09/30/2019.

  • 040 - PERIPHERAL, CRANIAL NERVE AND OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 041 - PERIPHERAL, CRANIAL NERVE AND OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM PROCEDURES WITH CC OR PERIPHERAL NEUROSTIMULATOR
  • 042 - PERIPHERAL, CRANIAL NERVE AND OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 252 - OTHER VASCULAR PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 253 - OTHER VASCULAR PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 254 - OTHER VASCULAR PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert 0JH73MZ 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.