Present on Admission Exempt ICD-10 Codes - Presence of cardiac and vascular implants and grafts (Z95)

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.

  • Z95.0 - Presence of cardiac pacemaker
  • Z95.1 - Presence of aortocoronary bypass graft
  • Z95.2 - Presence of prosthetic heart valve
  • Z95.3 - Presence of xenogenic heart valve
  • Z95.4 - Presence of other heart-valve replacement
  • Z95.5 - Presence of coronary angioplasty implant and graft
  • Z95.810 - Presence of automatic (implantable) cardiac defibrillator
  • Z95.811 - Presence of heart assist device
  • Z95.812 - Presence of fully implantable artificial heart
  • Z95.818 - Presence of other cardiac implants and grafts
  • Z95.820 - Peripheral vascular angioplasty status w implants and grafts
  • Z95.828 - Presence of other vascular implants and grafts
  • Z95.9 - Presence of cardiac and vascular implant and graft, unsp