Present on Admission Exempt ICD-10 Codes - Oth congenital malform syndromes affecting multiple systems (Q87)

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.

  • Q87.0 - Congen malform syndromes predom affecting facial appearance
  • Q87.1 - Congenital malform syndromes predom assoc w short stature
  • Q87.2 - Congenital malformation syndromes predom involving limbs
  • Q87.3 - Congenital malformation syndromes involving early overgrowth
  • Q87.40 - Marfan's syndrome, unspecified
  • Q87.410 - Marfan's syndrome with aortic dilation
  • Q87.418 - Marfan's syndrome with other cardiovascular manifestations
  • Q87.42 - Marfan's syndrome with ocular manifestations
  • Q87.43 - Marfan's syndrome with skeletal manifestation
  • Q87.5 - Oth congenital malformation syndromes w oth skeletal changes
  • Q87.81 - Alport syndrome
  • Q87.82 - Arterial tortuosity syndrome
  • Q87.89 - Oth congenital malformation syndromes, NEC