Present on Admission Exempt ICD-10 Codes - Presence of other devices (Z97)

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.

  • Z97.0 - Presence of artificial eye
  • Z97.10 - Presence of artificial limb (complete) (partial), unsp
  • Z97.11 - Presence of artificial right arm (complete) (partial)
  • Z97.12 - Presence of artificial left arm (complete) (partial)
  • Z97.13 - Presence of artificial right leg (complete) (partial)
  • Z97.14 - Presence of artificial left leg (complete) (partial)
  • Z97.15 - Presence of artificial arms, bilateral (complete) (partial)
  • Z97.16 - Presence of artificial legs, bilateral (complete) (partial)
  • Z97.2 - Presence of dental prosthetic device (complete) (partial)
  • Z97.3 - Presence of spectacles and contact lenses
  • Z97.4 - Presence of external hearing-aid
  • Z97.5 - Presence of (intrauterine) contraceptive device
  • Z97.8 - Presence of other specified devices