External causes of morbidity
Car occupant injured in transport accident
Car occupant injured in collision with car, pick-up truck or van
2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code V43.44XA
Person boarding or alighting a car injured in collision with van, initial encounter
2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
- V43.44XA is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
- Short description: Prsn brd/alit a car injured in collision w van, init
- The 2018 edition of ICD-10-CM V43.44XA became effective on October 1, 2017.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of V43.44XA - other international versions of ICD-10 V43.44XA may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
- V43.44XA describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
Present On Admission
The following code(s) above V43.44XA
contain annotation back-references
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
- Applicable To annotations, or
- Code Also annotations, or
- Code First annotations, or
- Excludes1 annotations, or
- Excludes2 annotations, or
- Includes annotations, or
- Note annotations, or
- Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to V43.44XA
"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
- V43.44XA is considered exempt from POA reporting.
Convert V43.44XA to ICD-9-CM
- 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
- 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
- 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To V43.44XA
Person boarding or alighting a car injured in collision with other type car
Person boarding or alighting a car injured in collision with pick-up truck
Person boarding or alighting a car injured in collision with van
…… initial encounter
Car driver injured in collision with car, pick-up truck or van in traffic accident
Car driver injured in collision with sport utility vehicle in traffic accident
Car driver injured in collision with other type car in traffic accident
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.