ICD-10-CM Code Y07.6

Multiple perpetrators of maltreatment and neglect

Version 2020 Billable Code POA Exempt

Valid for Submission

Y07.6 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of multiple perpetrators of maltreatment and neglect. 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:Y07.6
Short Description:Multiple perpetrators of maltreatment and neglect
Long Description:Multiple perpetrators of maltreatment and neglect

Index of External Cause of Injuries

References found for the code Y07.6 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Perpetrator, perpetration, of assault, maltreatment and neglect(by)
      • multiple perpetrators

Present on Admission (POA)

Y07.6 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

Y076 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

  • Y07.59 - Oth non-family member, perpetrator of maltreat and neglect

Code Classification

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

Code History

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