2022 ICD-10-CM Code J95.8

Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified

Version 2021

Not Valid for Submission

ICD-10:J95.8
Short Description:Oth intraop and postproc comp and disorders of resp sys, NEC
Long Description:Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the respiratory system (J00–J99)
    • Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified (J95)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of resp sys, NEC (J95)

J95.8 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

Specific Coding for Oth intraop and postproc comp and disorders of resp sys, NEC

Non-specific codes like J95.8 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for oth intraop and postproc comp and disorders of resp sys, nec:

  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - J95.81 for Postprocedural pneumothorax and air leak
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.811 for Postprocedural pneumothorax
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.812 for Postprocedural air leak
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - J95.82 for Postprocedural respiratory failure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.821 for Acute postprocedural respiratory failure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.822 for Acute and chronic postprocedural respiratory failure
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - J95.83 for Postprocedural hemorrhage of a respiratory system organ or structure following a procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.830 for Postprocedural hemorrhage of a respiratory system organ or structure following a respiratory system procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.831 for Postprocedural hemorrhage of a respiratory system organ or structure following other procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.84 for Transfusion-related acute lung injury (TRALI)
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - J95.85 for Complication of respirator [ventilator]
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.850 for Mechanical complication of respirator
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.851 for Ventilator associated pneumonia
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.859 for Other complication of respirator [ventilator]
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - J95.86 for Postprocedural hematoma and seroma of a respiratory system organ or structure following a procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.860 for Postprocedural hematoma of a respiratory system organ or structure following a respiratory system procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.861 for Postprocedural hematoma of a respiratory system organ or structure following other procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.862 for Postprocedural seroma of a respiratory system organ or structure following a respiratory system procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.863 for Postprocedural seroma of a respiratory system organ or structure following other procedure
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.88 for Other intraoperative complications of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use J95.89 for Other postprocedural complications and disorders of respiratory system, not elsewhere classified

Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)