Valid for Submission
V88.7XXS is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of person injured in collision between other specified motor vehicle, nontraffic, sequela. The code V88.7XXS is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The ICD-10-CM code V88.7XXS might also be used to specify conditions or terms like motor vehicle on road in collision with parked motor vehicle, motor vehicle on road in collision with stopped motor vehicle or motor vehicle traffic accident involving collision with another motor vehicle, stalled. The code is exempt from present on admission (POA) reporting for inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals.
V88.7XXS is a sequela code, includes a 7th character and should be used for complications that arise as a direct result of a condition like person injured in collision between other specified motor vehicle nontraffic. According to ICD-10-CM Guidelines a "sequela" code should be used for chronic or residual conditions that are complications of an initial acute disease, illness or injury. The most common sequela is pain. Usually, two diagnosis codes are needed when reporting sequela. The first code describes the nature of the sequela while the second code describes the sequela or late effect.
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Motor vehicle on road in collision with parked motor vehicle
- Motor vehicle on road in collision with stopped motor vehicle
- Motor vehicle traffic accident involving collision with another motor vehicle, stalled
Present on Admission (POA)
Convert V88.7XXS to ICD-9 Code
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code V88.7XXS 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.