R704 - Ventricular assist devices - implantable

General Info

Billing Amount: $2,163.35

Anesthetic units:

28
28

Surgical Assist units:

18
18

Notes:

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.