ICD-10-CM Code X50.1XXD

Overexertion from prolonged static or awkward postures, subsequent encounter

Version 2020 Billable Code POA Exempt

Valid for Submission

X50.1XXD is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of overexertion from prolonged static or awkward postures, subsequent encounter. The code is valid for the year 2020 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.

ICD-10:X50.1XXD
Short Description:Overexertion from prolonged static or awkward postures, subs
Long Description:Overexertion from prolonged static or awkward postures, subsequent encounter

Present on Admission (POA)

X50.1XXD 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 CodePOA Reason for CodeCMS will pay the CC/MCC DRG?
YDiagnosis was present at time of inpatient admission.YES
NDiagnosis was not present at time of inpatient admission.NO
UDocumentation insufficient to determine if the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.NO
WClinically undetermined - unable to clinically determine whether the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.YES
1Unreported/Not used - Exempt from POA reporting. NO

Replacement Code

X501XXD replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

  • Y93.01 - Activity, walking, marching and hiking
  • Y93.02 - Activity, running
  • Y93.9 - Activity, unspecified

Convert X50.1XXD to ICD-9

  • E927.1 - Overxrt-prolng stc postn (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Overexertion and strenuous or repetitive movements (X50)
      • Overexertion and strenuous or repetitive movements (X50)

Code History

  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020