ICD-10-CM Code Y38.1X1A

Terrorism involving destruction of aircraft, public safety official injured, initial encounter

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

Y38.1X1A is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of terrorism involving destruction of aircraft, public safety official injured, initial encounter. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code Y38.1X1A might also be used to specify conditions or terms like detonation of terrorist bomb on board powered aircraft or explosion on powered aircraft while in transit.

ICD-10:Y38.1X1A
Short Description:Terrorism w dest arcrft, publ sfty offcl injured, init
Long Description:Terrorism involving destruction of aircraft, public safety official injured, initial encounter

Synonyms

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

  • Detonation of terrorist bomb on board powered aircraft
  • Explosion on powered aircraft while in transit

Convert Y38.1X1A to ICD-9

  • E979.1 - Terrorism,dest aircraft (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

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

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