ANESTHESIA FOR OBSTETRIC SERVICES - CPT 01960, 01967 - 01969

Delivery only codes:

• CPT code 01960 for anesthesia for vaginal delivery only.
• CPT code 01961 for anesthesia for cesarean delivery only.
Labor analgesia/anesthesia for vaginal or cesarean delivery codes:

• CPT code 01967 for neuraxial labor analgesia/anesthesia for planned vaginal delivery (List separately in addition to code for primary procedure performed).
Effective 9/1/04, we allow a maximum of 20 time units for CPT code 01967.

• CPT code 01968 for anesthesia for cesarean delivery following neuraxial labor analgesia/anesthesia (List separately in addition to code for primary procedure performed). Bill CPT 01968 in conjunction with CPT code 01967

Other codes:
• CPT code 01962 for anesthesia for urgent hysterectomy following delivery.
• CPT code 01963 for anesthesia for cesarean hysterectomy without any labor analgesia/anesthesia care.
• CPT code 01964 for anesthesia for abortion procedures.
• CPT code 01969 for anesthesia for cesarean hysterectomy following neuraxial labor analgesia/anesthesia (List separately in addition to code for primary procedure performed).

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