Valid for Submission
V05.031A is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of pedestrian on standing electric scooter injured in collision with railway train or railway vehicle in nontraffic accident, initial encounter. The code V05.031A is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The code is exempt from present on admission (POA) reporting for inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals.
V05.031A is an initial encounter code, includes a 7th character and should be used while the patient is receiving active treatment for a condition like pedestrian on standing electric scooter injured in collision with railway train or railway vehicle in nontraffic accident. According to ICD-10-CM Guidelines an "initial encounter" doesn't necessarily means "initial visit". The 7th character should be used when the patient is undergoing active treatment regardless if new or different providers saw the patient over the course of a treatment. The appropriate 7th character codes should also be used even if the patient delayed seeking treatment for a condition.
Present on Admission (POA)
V05031A replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):