V97.29 - Other parachutist accident

Version 2023
Short Description:Other parachutist accident
Long Description:Other parachutist accident
Status: Not Valid for Submission
Version:ICD-10-CM 2023
Code Classification:
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Transport accidents (V00-V99)
      • Other specified air transport accidents (V97)

V97.29 is a non-specific and non-billable ICD-10 code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of other parachutist accident. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2023 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 Other parachutist accident

Non-specific codes like V97.29 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 other parachutist accident:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use V97.29XA for initial encounter
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use V97.29XD for subsequent encounter
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use V97.29XS for sequela

Index of External Cause of Injuries

References found for this diagnosis code in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

Code History