E645 - Coronary artery repair -off pump coronary artery bypass grafting, to r742 or r743 . . . add

General Info

Billing Amount: $366.50

This Billing code is an addition to R743

Anesthetic units:

40
40

Surgical Assist units:

24
24

Notes:

For the anaesthesiologist, when offpump coronary artery bypass grafting is rendered, submit claim using E645C with 40 basic units plus time units, instead of R742C or R743C. See General Preamble GP61.

For the surgical assistant, when offpump coronary artery bypass grafting is rendered, submit claim using E645B with 24 basic units plus time units, instead of R742B or R743B.

Where a single segment of vein is used for more than 2 anastomoses, the second and subsequent anastomoses are to be claimed at 50% of the E654 fee.