V97.81 - Air transport accident involving military aircraft

Version 2023
ICD-10:V97.81
Short Description:Air transport accident involving military aircraft
Long Description:Air transport accident involving military aircraft
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)

V97.81 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 air transport accident involving military aircraft. 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 Air transport accident involving military aircraft

Non-specific codes like V97.81 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 air transport accident involving military aircraft:

  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - V97.810 for Civilian aircraft involved in air transport accident with military aircraft
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use V97.810A for initial encounter
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use V97.810D for subsequent encounter
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use V97.810S for sequela
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - V97.811 for Civilian injured by military aircraft
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use V97.811A for initial encounter
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use V97.811D for subsequent encounter
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use V97.811S for sequela
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - V97.818 for Other air transport accident involving military aircraft
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use V97.818A for initial encounter
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use V97.818D for subsequent encounter
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use V97.818S for sequela

Code History