Aorta Repair with Cardiac Catheterization
A surgical procedure to treat a weakened portion of the aorta. An inpatient diagnostic cardiac catheterization is performed to evaluate your cardiac disease. The surgical procedure involves the replacement of the non-functioning portion of the aorta with a graft to restore blood flow and oxygenation.
The Bundled Rate plus Outlier Per Diems includes:
1. Those comprehensive facility services, supplies, and equipment necessary to perform the Bundled Procedure and rendered by PROVIDER 2. Those professional services necessary to perform the Bundled Procedure and rendered by a Physician 3. The treatment of any complication or concurrent related illness associated with or resulting from the performance of the Bundled Procedure The Bundled Rate Period covers the 1 day(s) prior to the procedure for the scheduled Accarent Procedure and up to 7 inpatient days in the hospital. Should the length of stay exceed 7 inpatient days, then per diem outlier payments will be applicable for each subsequent inpatient day. Covered outpatient follow-up services related to the bundled procedure beginning on the day of discharge through 30 calendar days are included in the bundled price.
Implantable devices & supplies (eg. prosthetic/orthotic devices, pacemakers (both temporary and permanent), defibrillators, and aicds.)
Candidacy for the bundled procedure will be determined by the Provider.