Present on Admission Exempt ICD-10 Codes - Other congenital malformations of peripheral vascular system (Q27)

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.

  • Q27.0 - Congenital absence and hypoplasia of umbilical artery
  • Q27.1 - Congenital renal artery stenosis
  • Q27.2 - Other congenital malformations of renal artery
  • Q27.30 - Arteriovenous malformation, site unspecified
  • Q27.31 - Arteriovenous malformation of vessel of upper limb
  • Q27.32 - Arteriovenous malformation of vessel of lower limb
  • Q27.33 - Arteriovenous malformation of digestive system vessel
  • Q27.34 - Arteriovenous malformation of renal vessel
  • Q27.39 - Arteriovenous malformation, other site
  • Q27.4 - Congenital phlebectasia
  • Q27.8 - Oth congenital malformations of peripheral vascular system
  • Q27.9 - Congenital malformation of peripheral vascular system, unsp