ICD-10-CM Code Y93.3

Activities involving climbing, rappelling and jumping off

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

Y93.3 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of activities involving climbing, rappelling and jumping off. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:Y93.3
Short Description:Activities involving climbing, rappelling and jumping off
Long Description:Activities involving climbing, rappelling and jumping off

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

  • Y93.31 - Activity, mountain climbing, rock climbing and wall climbing
  • Y93.32 - Activity, rappelling
  • Y93.33 - Activity, BASE jumping
  • Y93.34 - Activity, bungee jumping
  • Y93.35 - Activity, hang gliding
  • Y93.39 - Activity, other involving climbing, rappelling and jumping off

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 Y93.3:

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.
  • activity, hiking on level or elevated terrain Y93.01
  • activity, jumping rope Y93.56
  • activity, trampoline jumping Y93.44

Code Classification

  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Supplementary factors related to causes of morbidity classified elsewhere (Y90-Y99)
      • Activity codes (Y93)

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