The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding claims data. The following 1 ICD-10-PCS codes are intended for procedure inconsistent with los. The following procedure code should only be coded on claims when the respiratory ventilation is provided for greater than four consecutive days during the length of stay.
|ICD-10-PCS Code||Description||Section||Body System||Operation|
|5A1955Z||Respiratory Ventilation, Greater than 96 Consecutive Hours||Extracorporeal or Systemic Assistance and Performance||Physiological Systems||Performance|