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    Question New cath codes

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    Am I understanding that the 93458 is the only code used for a left heart cath with an LV?
    I would appreciate anyones input on this. Bobbi at kritterkamp@ymail.com

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Green Bay


    Yes. Left heart cath w/ coronaries (with left ventriculography when performed) is just code 93458 now.

    Jessica CPC, CCC

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    Default ? about adding 26 Modifier

    On this code would you be adding a 26 modifier to the 93458?

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    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Green Bay


    Yes, the -26 modifier would be used

    Jessica CPC, CCC

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