ICD-10: Section for AICD Codes Changes in 2015, But Descriptors Remain Mostly the Same

Wed, Aug 20, 2014

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V45.01 and V45.02 will become Z codes.

Sometimes a patient whose case you’re coding has a pacemaker or automatic implantable cardiac defibrillator (AICD), but that’s not the reason the physician is treating the patient. You still need to include the…

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