Present on Admission Exempt ICD-10 Codes - Congenital malformations of pulmonary and tricuspid valves (Q22)

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 ICD-10 diagnosis codes that are exempt from the POA reporting requirement.

  • Q22.0 - Pulmonary valve atresia
  • Q22.1 - Congenital pulmonary valve stenosis
  • Q22.2 - Congenital pulmonary valve insufficiency
  • Q22.3 - Other congenital malformations of pulmonary valve
  • Q22.4 - Congenital tricuspid stenosis
  • Q22.5 - Ebstein's anomaly
  • Q22.6 - Hypoplastic right heart syndrome
  • Q22.8 - Other congenital malformations of tricuspid valve
  • Q22.9 - Congenital malformation of tricuspid valve, unspecified