Valid for Submission
J95.859 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of other complication of respirator [ventilator]. The code J95.859 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 J95.859 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like pulmonary barotrauma or ventilator-associated lung injury.
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 J95.859 are found in the index:
- - Breakdown
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Pulmonary barotrauma
- Ventilator-associated lung injury
Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping
|MS-DRG||MS-DRG Title||MCD||Relative Weight|
|205||OTHER RESPIRATORY SYSTEM DIAGNOSES WITH MCC||04||1.6823|
|206||OTHER RESPIRATORY SYSTEM DIAGNOSES WITHOUT MCC||04||0.8842|
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.
Convert J95.859 to ICD-9 Code
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code J95.859 its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.