Insertion or replacement of permanent pacing cardioverter-defibrillator system with transvenous electrode(s); atrial and ventricular

Insertion of Pacemaker System: CPT code 33210 represents the implantation of a pacemaker system, a critical intervention for managing cardiac rhythm abnormalities.

Details

CPT code:

33210

Category:

Category I

Section:

Surgery

Specialty:

Cardiology or Cardiothoracic Surgery

Type:

Surgical

Managing cardiac rhythm abnormalities often involves the insertion of a pacemaker system, a procedure accurately represented by CPT code 33210. This code serves as a comprehensive descriptor for healthcare providers engaging in the insertion of pacemaker systems, ensuring accurate documentation for billing and reimbursement purposes. Utilizing this code facilitates transparent communication regarding the critical nature of the intervention performed in managing cardiac conditions.

Under what category does Insertion or replacement of permanent pacing cardioverter-defibrillator system with transvenous electrode(s); atrial and ventricular fall?

Category I

What is the billing unit for Insertion or replacement of permanent pacing cardioverter-defibrillator system with transvenous electrode(s); atrial and ventricular?

Per Procedure

Modifiers

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Clinical use

Insertion of Pacemaker System: Implantation of a pacemaker system.

Documentation

Documentation should include the reason for the pacemaker, type of pacemaker, and any complications during the procedure.

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