2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 4A098MZ

Measurement of Respiratory Total Activity, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

4A098MZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of measurement of respiratory total activity, via natural or artificial opening endoscopic. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 4A098MZ is in the measurement and monitoring section and is part of the physiological systems body system, classified under the measurement operation. The applicable bodysystem is respiratory.

ICD-10-PCS:4A098MZ
Short Description:Measurement of Respiratory Total Activity, Endo
Long Description:Measurement of Respiratory Total Activity, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 4 Measurement and Monitoring
2 Body System A Physiological Systems
3 Operation 0 Measurement

Involves:
Determining the level of a physiological or physical function at a point in time

4 BodySystem 9 Respiratory
5 Approach 8 Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

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

6 Function/Device M Total Activity
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 4A098MZ 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. This 2020 ICD-10-PCS code is to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2019 through September 30, 2020.

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.