Lynn Posted Tue 02nd of February, 2016 20:41:46 PM
Procedure: Placement of new epicardial bipolar A leads and 2 sets of Bipolar V leads (the R2 V leads were connected to the new generator and another V leads were placed in the pocket)
Placement of new generator in a new pocket
Removal of the old generator ( The leads were capped- two silk ties on A lead)
SuperCoder Answered Wed 03rd of February, 2016 05:12:00 AM
Appropriate code would be 33229.