ICD-10-CM Code Y02.8

Assault by pushing or placing victim in front of other moving object

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Y02.8 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of assault by pushing or placing victim in front of other moving object. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Y02.8
Short Description:Assault by push/place victim in front of moving object
Long Description:Assault by pushing or placing victim in front of other moving object

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

Index of External Cause of Injuries

References found for the code Y02.8 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
      • placing before moving object NEC
    • Assault(homicidal) (by) (in)
      • pushing
        • before moving object NEC
    • Pushed, pushing(accidental) (injury in)
      • by other person (s) (accidental)
        • before moving object NEC

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Assault (X92-Y09)
      • Assault by push/place victim in front of moving object (Y02)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • 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