Valid for Submission
J95.812 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of postprocedural air leak. The code J95.812 is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The ICD-10-CM code J95.812 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like air leaking from lung or postprocedural pulmonary air leak.
Index to Diseases and Injuries
The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code J95.812 are found in the index:
- - Complication (s) (from) (of)
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Air leaking from lung
- Postprocedural pulmonary air leak
Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping
|MS-DRG||MS-DRG Title||MCD||Relative Weight|
|199||PNEUMOTHORAX WITH MCC||04||1.7876|
|200||PNEUMOTHORAX WITH CC||04||1.075|
|201||PNEUMOTHORAX WITHOUT CC/MCC||04||0.7095|
The relative weight of a diagnostic related group determines the reimbursement rate based on the severity of a patient's illness and the associated cost of care during hospitalization.