ICD-10-CM Code Y08.89XD

Assault by other specified means, subsequent encounter

Version 2020 Billable Code POA Exempt

Valid for Submission

Y08.89XD is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of assault by other specified means, subsequent encounter. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code Y08.89XD might also be used to specify conditions or terms like assault by acid, assault by ammonia, assault by binding, assault by blindfolding, assault by caustic alkalies, assault by caustic substance, etc The code is exempt from present on admission (POA) reporting for inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals.

ICD-10:Y08.89XD
Short Description:Assault by other specified means, subsequent encounter
Long Description:Assault by other specified means, subsequent encounter

Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

  • Assault by acid
  • Assault by ammonia
  • Assault by binding
  • Assault by blindfolding
  • Assault by caustic alkalies
  • Assault by caustic substance
  • Assault by concentrated sulfuric acid
  • Assault by corrosive or caustic substance, except poisoning
  • Assault by corrosive substance, except poisoning
  • Assault by corrosive substance, except poisoning
  • Assault by corrosive substance, except poisoning
  • Assault by corrosive substance, except poisoning
  • Assault by corrosive substance, except poisoning
  • Assault by corrosive substance, except poisoning
  • Assault by gagging
  • Assault by high intensity noise
  • Assault by physical restraint
  • Assault by physical restraint with adhesive tape
  • Assault by physical restraint with handcuffs
  • Assault by physical restraint with rope or cord
  • Assault by pushing from moving motor vehicle
  • Assault by pushing from moving train
  • Assault by pushing from moving vehicle
  • Assault by striking with thrown object
  • Assault by torture with electric current
  • Assault involving moving vehicles
  • Assault with electric antipersonnel device
  • Assault with electrical device
  • Assault with flexible instrument
  • Assault with strap
  • Assault with whip

Present on Admission (POA)

Y08.89XD 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

Convert Y08.89XD to ICD-9

  • E968.8 - Assault NEC (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Assault (X92-Y09)
      • Assault by other specified means (Y08)

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