CPT Code 37246

Data Updated for Q4 2018

CPT Code: 37246

Description: Transluminal balloon angioplasty (except lower extremity artery(ies) for occlusive disease, intracranial, coronary, pulmonary, or dialysis circuit), open or percutaneous, including all imaging and radiological supervision and interpretation necessary to perform the angioplasty within the same artery; initial artery

Status Code

A
Active Code. These codes are paid separately under the physician fee schedule, if covered. There will be RVUs for codes with this status. The presence of an “A” indicator does not mean that Medicare has made a nation


Global Days

000
Endoscopic or minor procedure with related preoperative and postoperative relative values on the day of the procedure only included in the fee schedule payment amount; evaluation and management services on the day


Medicare RUVs and Fees

Work RVU – 7.00
Malpractice RVU – 1.07
Facility RVU – 2.07
Non-Facility RVU – 52.54
Facility Total RVU – 10.14
Non-Facility Total RVU – 60.61

Medicare National Facility Total Payment – $365.04
Medicare National Non-Facility Total Payment – $2181.94


Bundling Information

Includes

01924, 01925, 01926, 0213T, 0216T, 0228T, 0230T, 11000, 11001, 11004, 11005, 11006, 11042, 11043, 11044, 11045, 11046, 11047, 12001, 12002, 12004, 12005, 12006, 12007, 12011, 12013, 12014, 12015, 12016, 12017, 12018, 12020, 12021, 12031, 12032, 12034, 12035, 12036, 12037, 12041, 12042, 12044, 12045, 12046, 12047, 12051, 12052, 12053, 12054, 12055, 12056, 12057, 13100, 13101, 13102, 13120, 13121, 13122, 13131, 13132, 13133, 13151, 13152, 13153, 34713, 34714, 34715, 34716, 34812, 34813, 34833, 34834, 35201, 35206, 35207, 35211, 35216, 35221, 35226, 35231, 35236, 35241, 35246, 35251, 35256, 35261, 35266, 35271, 35276, 35281, 35286, 36000, 36002, 36400, 36405, 36406, 36410, 36420, 36425, 36430, 36440, 36591, 36592, 36600, 36640, 37184, 37216, 37222, 37223, 37232, 37233, 37234, 37237, 43752, 51701, 51702, 51703, 61645, 62320, 62321, 62322, 62323, 62324, 62325, 62326, 62327, 64400, 64402, 64405, 64408, 64410, 64413, 64415, 64416, 64417, 64418, 64420, 64421, 64425, 64430, 64435, 64445, 64446, 64447, 64448, 64449, 64450, 64461, 64462, 64463, 64479, 64480, 64483, 64484, 64486, 64487, 64488, 64489, 64490, 64491, 64492, 64493, 64494, 64495, 64505, 64508, 64510, 64517, 64520, 64530, 69990, 75600, 75605, 75625, 75630, 75658, 75705, 75710, 75716, 75726, 75731, 75733, 75736, 75741, 75743, 75746, 75756, 75774, 76000, 76001, 76942, 77001, 77002, 77012, 77021, 92012, 92014, 93000, 93005, 93010, 93040, 93041, 93042, 93050, 93318, 93355, 94002, 94200, 94250, 94680, 94681, 94690, 94770, 95812, 95813, 95816, 95819, 95822, 95829, 95955, 96360, 96361, 96365, 96366, 96367, 96368, 96372, 96374, 96375, 96376, 96377, 96523, 97597, 97598, 97602, 99151, 99152, 99153, 99155, 99156, 99157, 99211, 99212, 99213, 99214, 99215, 99217, 99218, 99219, 99220, 99221, 99222, 99223, 99231, 99232, 99233, 99234, 99235, 99236, 99238, 99239, 99241, 99242, 99243, 99244, 99245, 99251, 99252, 99253, 99254, 99255, 99291, 99292, 99304, 99305, 99306, 99307, 99308, 99309, 99310, 99315, 99316, 99334, 99335, 99336, 99337, 99347, 99348, 99349, 99350, 99374, 99375, 99377, 99378, 99446, 99447, 99448, 99449, 99495, 99496, G0463, G0471, J0670, J1642, J1644, J2001


Included In

0075T, 0076T, 33880, 33881, 33883, 33886, 34701, 34702, 34703, 34704, 34705, 34706, 34709, 34710, 34711, 34712, 34800, 34802, 34803, 34804, 34805, 34825, 34841, 34842, 34843, 34844, 34845, 34846, 34847, 34848, 37215, 37217, 37218, 37220, 37221, 37224, 37225, 37226, 37227, 37228, 37229, 37230, 37231, 37235, 37236


Mutually Exclusive

34830, 34831, 34832, 36905, 36906, 61630, 61635, 92920, 92921, 92924, 92925, 92928, 92929, 92933, 92934, 92937, 92938, 92941, 92943, 92944, 92997, 92998


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