ICD-10-CM Code Y92.23

Hospital as the place of occurrence of the external cause

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Y92.23 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of hospital as the place of occurrence of the external cause. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Y92.23
Short Description:Hospital as the place of occurrence of the external cause
Long Description:Hospital as the place of occurrence of the external cause

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

  • Y92.230 - Patient room in hospital as the place of occurrence of the external cause
  • Y92.231 - Patient bathroom in hospital as the place of occurrence of the external cause
  • Y92.232 - Corridor of hospital as the place of occurrence of the external cause
  • Y92.233 - Cafeteria of hospital as the place of occurrence of the external cause
  • Y92.234 - Operating room of hospital as the place of occurrence of the external cause
  • Y92.238 - Other place in hospital as the place of occurrence of the external cause
  • Y92.239 - Unspecified place in hospital as the place of occurrence of the external cause

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code Y92.23:

Type 1 Excludes

Type 1 Excludes
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes note. It means "NOT CODED HERE!" An Excludes1 note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as the code above the Excludes1 note. An Excludes1 is used when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • ambulatory outpatient health services establishments Y92.53
  • home for the sick as the place of occurrence of the external cause Y92.12
  • hospice as the place of occurrence of the external cause Y92.12
  • nursing home as the place of occurrence of the external cause Y92.12

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