Present on Admission Exempt ICD-10 Codes - Encounter for screening for infec/parastc diseases (Z11)

The Present on Admission (POA) indicator is used for diagnosis codes included in claims involving inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals. POA indicators must be reported to CMS on each claim to facilitate the grouping of diagnoses codes into the proper Diagnostic Related Groups (DRG). CMS publishes a listing of specific ICD-10 diagnosis codes that are exempt from the POA reporting requirement.

  • Z11.0 - Encounter for screening for intestinal infectious diseases
  • Z11.1 - Encounter for screening for respiratory tuberculosis
  • Z11.2 - Encounter for screening for other bacterial diseases
  • Z11.3 - Encntr screen for infections w sexl mode of transmiss
  • Z11.4 - Encounter for screening for human immunodeficiency virus
  • Z11.51 - Encounter for screening for human papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Z11.59 - Encounter for screening for other viral diseases
  • Z11.6 - Encntr screen for oth protozoal diseases and helminthiases
  • Z11.8 - Encounter for screening for oth infec/parastc diseases
  • Z11.9 - Encounter for screening for infec/parastc diseases, unsp