2022 ICD-10-CM Code V05.031A

Pedestrian on standing electric scooter injured in collision with railway train or railway vehicle in nontraffic accident, initial encounter

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

ICD-10:V05.031A
Short Description:Ped on stnd electr scoot inj in clsn train/veh nontraf, init
Long Description:Pedestrian on standing electric scooter injured in collision with railway train or railway vehicle in nontraffic accident, initial encounter

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Transport accidents (V00-V99)
      • Pedestrian injured in collision w rail trn/veh (V05)

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)

V05.031A is exempt from POA reporting - The Present on Admission (POA) indicator is used for diagnosis codes included in claims involving inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals. POA indicators must be reported to CMS on each claim to facilitate the grouping of diagnoses codes into the proper Diagnostic Related Groups (DRG). CMS publishes a listing of specific diagnosis codes that are exempt from the POA reporting requirement. Review other POA exempt codes here.

CMS POA Indicator Options and Definitions
POA Indicator CodePOA Reason for CodeCMS will pay the CC/MCC DRG?
YDiagnosis was present at time of inpatient admission.YES
NDiagnosis was not present at time of inpatient admission.NO
UDocumentation insufficient to determine if the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.NO
WClinically undetermined - unable to clinically determine whether the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.YES
1Unreported/Not used - Exempt from POA reporting. NO

Replacement Code

V05031A replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Code History

  • FY 2021 - Code Added, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021