Not Valid for Submission
V88.5 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of person injured in collision between heavy transport vehicle and bus, nontraffic. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.
Specific Coding for Person injured in collision betw hv veh and bus, nontraffic
Non-specific codes like V88.5 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for person injured in collision betw hv veh and bus, nontraffic:
Index of External Cause of Injuries
References found for the code V88.5 in the External Cause of Injuries Index: