R702 - Ventricular assist devices - bi-ventricular

General Info

Billing Amount: $1,334.80

Anesthetic units:

28
28

Surgical Assist units:

18
18

Notes:

R701 or R702 are eligible for payment only for paracorporeal devices inserted for less than 14 days.

Extracorporeal membrane oxygenator procedures do not constitute R701, R702, R703 or R704.

If a ventricular assist device is replaced, both the appropriate removal and insertion fee codes are eligible for payment.

Extracorporeal membrane oxygenator procedures are eligible for payment as Z788.