ICD-10 Diagnosis Code V48.5XXA

Car driver injured in nonclsn trnsp accident in traf, init

Diagnosis Code V48.5XXA

ICD-10: V48.5XXA
Short Description: Car driver injured in nonclsn trnsp accident in traf, init
Long Description: Car driver injured in noncollision transport accident in traffic accident, initial encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code V48.5XXA

Valid for Submission
The code V48.5XXA is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Transport accidents (V00-V99)
      • Car occupant injured in noncollision transport accident (V48)

Information for Medical Professionals

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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 diagnosis codes that are exempt from the POA reporting requirement.

The code V48.5XXA is exempt from POA reporting.

Synonyms
  • Fall from car in street while boarding or alighting
  • Noncollision motor vehicle traffic accident involving fall from car in street while boarding or alighting
  • Noncollision motor vehicle traffic accident involving fall from car in street while boarding or alighting, driver of motor vehicle injured

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