Present on Admission Exempt ICD-10 Codes - Fam hx of certain disabil & chr dis (leading to disablement) (Z82)
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.
Z82.0 - Family history of epilepsy and oth dis of the nervous sys
Z82.1 - Family history of blindness and visual loss
Z82.2 - Family history of deafness and hearing loss