ICD-10-CM Code Y36.88

Other war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Y36.88 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of other war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Short Description:Oth war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities
Long Description:Other war operations occurring after cessation of hostilities

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

  • Y36.880 - ... military personnel
  • Y36.880A - ... military personnel, initial encounter
  • Y36.880D - ... military personnel, subsequent encounter
  • Y36.880S - ... military personnel, sequela
  • Y36.881 - ... civilian
  • Y36.881A - ... civilian, initial encounter
  • Y36.881D - ... civilian, subsequent encounter
  • Y36.881S - ... civilian, sequela

Index of External Cause of Injuries

References found for the code Y36.88 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • War operations(injuries to military personnel and civilians during war, civil insurrection and peacekeeping missions) (by) (from) (involving)
      • after cessation of hostilities
        • specified NEC

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Legal intervention, operations of war, military operations, and terrorism (Y35-Y38)
      • Operations of war (Y36)

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