Medi-Cal insurance separately reimburses for the following anesthesia services.
CPT-4 Code Definition
36555 Insertion of non-tunneled centrally inserted central venous catheter; under 5 years of age
36556 Age 5 years or older
36568 Insertion of peripherally inserted central venous catheter (PICC), without subcutaneous port or pump; under 5 years of age
36569 Age 5 years or older
36580 Replacement, complete, of a non-tunneled centrally inserted central venous catheter, without subcutaneous port or pump, through same venous access
36584 Replacement, complete, of a peripherally inserted central venous catheter (PICC), without subcutaneous port or pump, through same venous access
36620 Arterial catheterization or cannulation for sampling, monitoring or transfusion (separate procedure); percutaneous
62319 Injection, including catheter placement, continuous infusion or intermittent bolus, not including neurolytic substances, with or without contrast (for either localization or epidurography), of diagnostic or therapeutic substance(s) including anesthetic, antispasmodic, opioid, steroid, other solution), epidural or subarachnoid; lumbar, sacral (caudal)
Note: Reimbursable only if the Remarks area/Reserved For Local Use field (Box 19) of the claim, or a claim attachment, includes a statement that the epidural line was not used during the surgical procedure, but placed for post-operative management.
93503 Insertion and placement of flow directed catheter (for example, Swan-Ganz) for monitoring purposes