ICD-10-CM Code Y35.001

Legal intervention involving unspecified firearm discharge, law enforcement official injured

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Y35.001 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of legal intervention involving unspecified firearm discharge, law enforcement official injured. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Y35.001
Short Description:Legal intervnt w unsp firearm disch, law enforc offl injured
Long Description:Legal intervention involving unspecified firearm discharge, law enforcement official injured

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

Index of External Cause of Injuries

References found for the code Y35.001 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Discharge(accidental)
      • firearm (accidental)
        • legal intervention
          • injuring
            • law enforcement personnel
    • Legal
      • intervention (by)
        • firearm (s) (discharge)
          • injuring
            • law enforcement personnel

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Legal intervention, operations of war, military operations, and terrorism (Y35-Y38)
      • Legal intervention (Y35)

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