AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS - 2017 Issue 1; In This Issue
External Heart Assist Device
The Central Office on ICD-10-CM/PCS has received a number of follow-up questions since the publication of information in the Fourth Quarter 2016 issue of Coding Clinic about coding newer indications for the Impella® external heart assist device. This advice applies to coding for external heart assist devices and does not apply to other devices such as placement or removal of a Swan-Ganz, an intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP), etc. The following questions and answers are provided to help clarify these issues. ...
To read the full article, sign in and subscribe to AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS .
Thank you for choosing Find-A-Code, please Sign In to remove ads.