ICD-10 Diagnosis Code W29.8XXS

Cntct w oth power power hand tools and household mach, sqla

Diagnosis Code W29.8XXS

ICD-10: W29.8XXS
Short Description: Cntct w oth power power hand tools and household mach, sqla
Long Description: Contact with other powered powered hand tools and household machinery, sequela
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code W29.8XXS

Valid for Submission
The code W29.8XXS is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Exposure to inanimate mechanical forces (W20-W49)
      • Contact with oth powered hand tools and household machinery (W29)

Information for Medical Professionals

Present on Admission (POA) Additional informationCallout TooltipPresent on Admission
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 W29.8XXS is exempt from POA reporting.

  • Accident caused by angle grinder
  • Accident caused by electric paint stripper
  • Accident caused by electric wallpaper stripper
  • Accident caused by powered drill
  • Accident caused by powered hand saw
  • Accident caused by powered hand tool
  • Accident caused by powered screwdriver
  • Accident caused by powered staple gun
  • Accidents caused by powered household appliances and implements
  • Contact with power tool

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