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Pacemaker and ICD question

  1. Default Pacemaker and ICD question
    Medical Coding Books
    I'm coding a EP Study, how would you code removal of a PPM (Pacemaker) and replaced with an ICD lead and defibrillator. Below is what I came up with, but just want to be assured.


    Thanks anyone who can assist.

  2. Smile removal pacer and reinsert icd w/lead 2012
    33249 Insert ICD and one lead
    33233 removal pacemaker
    93641 testing of device is usually done when the implant is inserted, this can be billed seperate from ICD

    I code these everyday and i have the new process down!

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    Thank you, do I need 33241 with 33249?

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