ICD-10-CM Code T76.61XA

Adult forced labor exploitation, suspected, initial encounter

Version 2020 Billable Code Adult Diagnoses

Valid for Submission

T76.61XA is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of adult forced labor exploitation, suspected, initial encounter. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The code T76.61XA is applicable to adult patients aged 15 through 124 years inclusive. It is clinically and virtually impossible to use this code on a patient outside the stated age range.

ICD-10:T76.61XA
Short Description:Adult forced labor exploitation, suspected, init
Long Description:Adult forced labor exploitation, suspected, initial encounter

Code Edits

The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:

  • Adult diagnoses - Adult. Age range is 15–124 years inclusive (e.g., senile delirium, mature cataract).

Diagnostic Related Groups

The ICD-10 code T76.61XA is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 What are Diagnostic Related Groups?
The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC).
applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 922 - OTHER INJURY, POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECT DIAGNOSES WITH MCC
  • 923 - OTHER INJURY, POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECT DIAGNOSES WITHOUT MCC

Replacement Code

T7661XA replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

  • T76.11XA - Adult physical abuse, suspected, initial encounter

Code Classification

  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Other and unspecified effects of external causes (T66-T78)
      • Adult and child abuse, neglect and oth maltreat, suspected (T76)

Code History

  • FY 2019 - Code Added, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020