AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS - 2016 Issue 4; New/Revised ICD-10-PCS Procedure Codes, Section 0-Medical and Surgical

Correction of Congenital Heart Defects

Changes were made to multiple tables within the Heart and Great Vessels body system to enable more precise coding for various procedures performed to correct congenital heart defects. Some of these changes involved new values for body parts, devices, and qualifiers, depending on the particular table. The tables impacted are as follows: 021       Bypass of Heart and Great Vessels, 024       Creation of Heart and Great Vessels 02L      Occlusion of Heart and Great Vessels 02Q      Repair of Heart and Great Vessels 02S ...

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