ICD-10-CM Code Y92.488

Other paved roadways as the place of occurrence of the external cause

Version 2020 Billable Code POA Exempt

Valid for Submission

Y92.488 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of other paved roadways 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 Y92.488 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like accident caused by fire in road tunnel, accident during motor car rally, accident during motor car rally, accident during motor racing on closed public road, accident during motor racing on closed public road, accident to car during race on closed public road, etc The code is exempt from present on admission (POA) reporting for inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals.

ICD-10:Y92.488
Short Description:Oth paved roadways as place
Long Description:Other paved roadways as the place of occurrence of the external cause

Index of External Cause of Injuries

References found for the code Y92.488 in the External Cause of Injuries Index:

    • Place of occurrence
      • street and highway
        • specified NEC

Synonyms

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

  • Accident caused by fire in road tunnel
  • Accident during motor car rally
  • Accident during motor car rally
  • Accident during motor racing on closed public road
  • Accident during motor racing on closed public road
  • Accident to car during race on closed public road
  • Accident to car in the course of rally driving on public road
  • Accident to motorcycle during race on closed public road
  • Accident to spectator during motor racing on closed public road
  • Accident to spectator in the course of car rally on public road
  • Uncontrolled fire in tunnel

Present on Admission (POA)

Y92.488 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 Y92.488 to ICD-9

  • E849.5 - Accid on street/highway (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