ICD-10-CM Code Y07.0

Spouse or partner, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Y07.0 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of spouse or partner, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Y07.0
Short Description:Spouse or partner, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
Long Description:Spouse or partner, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect

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

  • Y07.01 - Husband, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.02 - Wife, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.03 - Male partner, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect
  • Y07.04 - Female partner, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect

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 Y07.0:

Inclusion Terms

Inclusion Terms
These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of "other specified" codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.
  • Spouse or partner, perpetrator of maltreatment and neglect against spouse or partner

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Assault (X92-Y09)
      • Perpetrator of assault, maltreatment and neglect (Y07)

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

Information for Patients


Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is a type of abuse. It usually involves a spouse or partner, but it can also be a child, older relative, or other family member.

Domestic violence may include

  • Physical violence that can lead to injuries such as bruises or broken bones
  • Sexual violence
  • Threats of physical or sexual violence
  • Emotional abuse that may lead to depression, anxiety, or social isolation
  • Economic abuse, which involves controlling access to money
  • Stalking, which causes fear for your own safety

The first step in getting help is to tell someone you trust, such as a friend, family member, or co-worker. You can also contact your doctor or another health care professional, an emergency shelter, or a domestic violence helpline.

The first step in getting help is to tell someone you trust.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


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