ICD-10-CM Code Y92.129

Unspecified place in nursing home as the place of occurrence of the external cause

Version 2020 Billable Code POA Exempt

Valid for Submission

Y92.129 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of unspecified place in nursing home as the place of occurrence of the external cause. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code Y92.129 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like accident due to collapse of burning convalescent home, accident due to fall from burning convalescent home, burning caused by conflagration in convalescent home, carbon monoxide fumes from conflagration in convalescent home, death in hospice, death in long term care facility, etc The code is exempt from present on admission (POA) reporting for inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals.

ICD-10:Y92.129
Short Description:Unsp place in nursing home as place
Long Description:Unspecified place in nursing home as the place of occurrence of the external cause

Index of External Cause of Injuries

References found for the code Y92.129 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Place of occurrence
      • residence (non-institutional) (private)
        • institutional
          • nursing home

Synonyms

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

  • Accident due to collapse of burning convalescent home
  • Accident due to fall from burning convalescent home
  • Burning caused by conflagration in convalescent home
  • Carbon monoxide fumes from conflagration in convalescent home
  • Death in hospice
  • Death in long term care facility
  • Death in nursing home
  • Death in nursing home or long term care facility
  • Explosion caused by conflagration in convalescent home
  • Fall in nursing home
  • Fumes from combustion of polyvinylchloride and similar material in conflagration, in convalescent home
  • Hospice acquired pressure ulcer
  • Jump from burning convalescent home
  • Nursing home acquired pressure ulcer
  • Patient died
  • Patient died
  • Patient died in care home
  • Patient died in hospice
  • Patient died in nursing home

Present on Admission (POA)

Y92.129 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 Y92.129 to ICD-9

  • E849.7 - Accid in resident instit (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Supplementary factors related to causes of morbidity classified elsewhere (Y90-Y99)
      • Place of occurrence of the external cause (Y92)

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