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Thread: New code for Transseptal Puncture for 2011

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    Default New code for Transseptal Puncture for 2011

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    93462 - Left heart cath by transseptal puncture through intact septum or by transapical puncture (list separately in addition to code for primary procedure) **Use 93462 in conjunction with 93452, 93453, 93458-93461, 93651, 93652)

    And from what I've seen the WRVU's assigned by medicare are just over 3.00 but could not yet find info for payment amount.

    YEAH no more unlisted procedure code!!!!

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    So we can add this to Ablation instead of modifer 22 ?

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