- ICD-10-CM Index
- Chapter: V01–Y98
- Section: V00-V99
- Block: V67
- V67.5XXA - Driver of hv veh inj in clsn w statnry object in traf, init
Valid for Submission
V67.5XXA is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of driver of heavy transport vehicle injured in collision with fixed or stationary object in traffic accident, initial encounter. The code V67.5XXA is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 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.
V67.5XXA is an initial encounter code, includes a 7th character and should be used while the patient is receiving active treatment for a condition like driver of heavy transport vehicle injured in collision with fixed or stationary object in traffic 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.
|Short Description:||Driver of hv veh inj in clsn w statnry object in traf, init|
|Long Description:||Driver of heavy transport vehicle injured in collision with fixed or stationary object in traffic accident, initial encounter|
External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
Transport accidents (V00-V99)
Occupant of hv veh injured in collision w statnry object (V67)
V67.5XXA 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 Code||POA Reason for Code||CMS will pay the CC/MCC DRG?|
|Y||Diagnosis was present at time of inpatient admission.||YES|
|N||Diagnosis was not present at time of inpatient admission.||NO|
|U||Documentation insufficient to determine if the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.||NO|
|W||Clinically undetermined - unable to clinically determine whether the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.||YES|
|1||Unreported/Not used - Exempt from POA reporting. ||NO|
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code V67.5XXA 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.
- E815.0 - Mv coll w oth obj-driver (Approximate Flag)
- FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
- FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
- FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
- FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
- FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
- FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)