ICD-10-CM Code Y03

Assault by crashing of motor vehicle

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Y03 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 crashing of motor vehicle. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Y03
Short Description:Assault by crashing of motor vehicle
Long Description:Assault by crashing of motor vehicle

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

  • Y03.0 - Assault by being hit or run over by motor vehicle
  • Y03.0XXA - Assault by being hit or run over by motor vehicle, initial encounter
  • Y03.0XXD - Assault by being hit or run over by motor vehicle, subsequent encounter
  • Y03.0XXS - Assault by being hit or run over by motor vehicle, sequela
  • Y03.8 - Other assault by crashing of motor vehicle
  • Y03.8XXA - Other assault by crashing of motor vehicle, initial encounter
  • Y03.8XXD - Other assault by crashing of motor vehicle, subsequent encounter
  • Y03.8XXS - Other assault by crashing of motor vehicle, sequela

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code Y03:

7th Character Note

7th Character Note
Certain ICD-10-CM categories have applicable 7th characters. The applicable 7th character is required for all codes within the category, or as the notes in the Tabular List instruct. The 7th character must always be the 7th character in the data field. If a code that requires a 7th character is not 6 characters, a placeholder X must be used to fill in the empty characters.
  • The appropriate 7th character is to be added to each code from category Y03

7th Character

7th Character
Indicates that a seventh character is to be assigned to codes in a subcategory.
  • A - initial encounter
  • D - subsequent encounter
  • S - sequela

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Assault (X92-Y09)
      • Assault by crashing of motor vehicle (Y03)

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