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`93621`

Jane Posted Sat 19th of June, 2010 23:43:36 PM

Does CPT 93621 have to include left atrial pacing in order for the physician or facility to it?
In otherwords the physician completes 93620 and also has a sheath with electrodes in the CS where he does stimulation and recordings with mapping of other areas without doing actual left atrial pacing.

SuperCoder Answered Mon 21st of June, 2010 07:26:40 AM

Code 93621 includes left atrial pacing and recording from coronary sinus. If the physician does not perform these services, then you may need to append mod-52 to indicate reduced services.

Jane Posted Sat 26th of June, 2010 02:10:44 AM

Hospital cannot use modifier 52 if anesthesia of any type has been given, and these cases are always done with anything from deep sedation to general.

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